Tag: VTP


We are going to show how VLANs are created in VTP server and propagated to other switches and how to stop the propagation, if required. The switches are in a triangle with switchA as root of the STP and configured with hostnames and ip addresses allowing us to remotely access them ... Read More
January 10, 2014Praveen Bahethi


There are three modes of operation for VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP) Server allows creation, modification, and deletion VLANs and specify other configuration parameters, such as VTP version and VTP pruning, for the entire VTP domain. VTP servers advertise their VLAN configuration to other switches in the same VTP domain and synchronize their ... Read More
January 2, 2014Praveen Bahethi



VLAN Trunking Protocol

VLAN Trunk Protocol (VTP) reduces administration in a switched network. When you configure a new VLAN on one VTP server, the VLAN is distributed through all switches in the domain via trunk links. This reduces the need to configure the same VLAN everywhere. VTP is a Cisco-proprietary protocol that is ... Read More
November 18, 2013Praveen Bahethi