New network that will accommodate ACME Inc needs Four campuses Four, five floor buildings Eight different locations New IP addressing scheme Outfit building with new routers and switches
Map out a new network topology Subnet IP addresses for network Cost and efficiency Consolidate research and implement Allow for future expansion
Create a network that meets cisco industry standards. Based off the Cisco Borderless Campus Design. Create a stable and efficient network to decrease downtime and increase profit. This network will be able to accommodate all of ACME’s needs now and for the future while keeping their wallet fat.
Business Needs: A whole new network spanning 8 locations. An efficient network for ACME Inc. Technical Needs: 64,000 host network distributed over 8 locations 32 Servers per location Business Constrains: Keep costs low now and in the future. Technical Constraints: Equipment cannot be purchased from e-bay or any seller who cannot provide a warranty.
Goals for a Network Effective Redundant Successful Latest Technology Equipment to Last Scalability IP Addressing
Reliable & Failsafe 2 Routers per location 2 Layer 3 Core Switches per location Easy to Maintain & Implement EIGRP
Using all Cisco Products allows use for EIGRP All new equipment Use of redundancy for fail safe Easy IP design
Hardware Amount Price/per unit Total Price Warranty Location PurchasedSwitchesCisco 2960 series 3200 $2,308.00 $7,385,600.00 1 year Router-switch.comWS-C2960S-24PD-L standardCisco 4506 series 272 $16,500.00 $4,488,000.00 1 year Router-switch.comWS-C4506-S4-AP25 standardRoutersCisco 7201 series 16 $11,500.00 $184,000.00 1 year Router-switch.com standardServersCisco UCS 260 256 $23,000.00 $5,708,800 howardtechnologies.comConsulting ServicesConsultants 8 $170,000.00 $1,360,000.00 Cisco IBSGGrand Total $19,126,400.00
About a year long project Per Location ▪ 1.5 Months 5 days per campus 14 days of troubleshooting