Juniper Networks Junos Essentials: Configuration Basics

Beginner and intermediate level networking professionals


Expected Duration
121 minutes

Junos OS is a large and complex operating system, and configuration is nuanced. Proper configuration requires a holistic understanding of the OS and the devices on which it runs. This course is a primer in Junos OS device configuration, from initial power-on to managing multiple configurations. This course is one of a series of Skillsoft courses that cover the objectives for Juniper Networks exam JN0-102. This exam completes the requirement for the certification Juniper Networks Certified Associate – Junos (JNCIA-Junos).


Initial Configuration

  • start the course
  • revert to factory default state on a device running Junos OS
  • perform initial configuration in Junos OS
  • configure NTP in Junos OS
  • configure SNMP in Junos OS
  • configure Syslog in Junos OS
  • configure logging and tracing in Junos OS
  • archive Junos OS configuration data
  • create and return to a rescue configuration in Junos OS

User Configuration

  • manage user accounts in Junos OS
  • manage login classes in Junos OS
  • manage user authentication in Junos OS
  • manage remote authentication in Junos OS

Interface Configuration

  • list interface types in Junos OS
  • configure basic interface properties in Junos OS

Configuration Groups

  • describe configuration groups in Junos OS
  • configure configuration groups in Junos OS
  • create a configuration group in Junos OS
  • apply a configuration group in Junos OS

Practice: Junos OS Configuration

  • perform initial configuration tasks, including interface configuration, and create a configuration group in Junos OS





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