3: Network Reconfiguration
Due Week 10 and
worth 100 points
image below is your company’s network diagram after a merger and you have
recently added access controls to your network. The CSO would like to:
Change the internal network address to incorporate variable length
subnet mask (VLSM) with EIGRP routing protocol.
Set up all of the accountants on a separate VLAN.
Create a VPN connection to allow accountants to access the accounting database
from their home.
Write a two to three (2-3) page paper in which you:
Re-create the diagram provided in the assignment summary using VLSM,
through the use of graphical tools in Microsoft Visio or an open source
alternative such as Dia. (The starting address is 172.16.0.0.) Note: The
graphically depicted solution is not included in the required page
Specify the commands that you would use to set up the routers to use
Outline the requirements to set up a VLAN and VPN access for the accountants.
Specify the VLAN assignment, and incorporate a Spanning Tree protocol
into your design to eliminate loops.
must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with
one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or
school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the
student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover
page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page
Include charts or diagrams created in Visio or an equivalent such as
Dia. The completed diagrams / charts must be imported into the Word document
before the paper is submitted.
course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Describe and implement Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs) on a
Compare and contrast dynamic routing, distance vector routing, and
link-state routing protocols.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in
Write clearly and concisely about basic internetworking using proper
writing mechanics and technical style conventions.
Grading for this
assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of the paper,
and language and writing skills, using the following rubric.
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the grading rubric.