Before you can configure EIGRP (Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol), you should know the basics of EIGRP routing protocol. EIGRP is an enhanced version of IGRP. The core features of the EIGRP routing protocol remain same as provided by the IGRP protocol. However, it provides better performance and scalability than IGRP. EIGRP is one of the most preferred, best, and loved routing protocol. Unfortunately, it is a vendor-specific “Cisco-proprietary” protocol and can only be used on Cisco routers. In this post, we will discuss the basic features of EIGRP protocol, EIGRP tables, and the EIGRP configuration commands with examples.
Features of EIGRP Protocol
Some of the major characteristics and features provided by the EIGRP routing protocol are: [Read more…]