# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Networking Hardware Operations I Task 146090978

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Manage device configuration files.

Definition

Management should include
  • configuring basic device settings
  • using terminal emulation software to create a backup configuration file
  • using a backup configuration file to restore a router
  • building the network
  • downloading Trivial File Transfer Protocol (TFTP) Server software (optional)
  • using TFTP to back up and restore the switch running configuration
  • backing up and restoring running configurations using router flash memory
  • using a USB drive to backup and restore the running configuration (optional).

The following equipment should be used:

  • 1 Router (Cisco 1941 with Cisco IOS Release 15.2(4)M3 universal image or comparable)
  • 1 Switch (Cisco 2960 with Cisco IOS Release 15.0(2) lanbasek9 image or comparable)
  • 1 PC (Windows 7 or 8 with terminal emulation program, such as Tera Term)
  • Console cables to configure the Cisco IOS devices via the console ports
  • Ethernet cables as shown in the topology