Today we’ll be looking at Routing Information Protocol, or RIP. This is an easy-to-use protocol to distribute routing information around a network. We’ll explore how to configure it on a Cisco router, and some of the tweaks necessary to get it to perform well in a modern network.

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Matt Oswalt

Matt Oswalt is an all-around technology nerd, currently focusing on networking, software development, and everything in between. He is at his happiest in front of a keyboard, next to a brewing kettle, or wielding his silo-smashing sledgehammer. He spends his days diving deep into the intersection of networking and software, and likes to blog about his experiences when he comes up for air. You can follow him on Twitter or LinkedIN.