Please suggest me the vendor independent books for CCIE Switching and BGP.
I like TCP/IP VOL1 and VOL2 books, always recommend them!
Also refer to the Cisco LAN Switching book by Kennedy Clark & Kevin Hamilton.
But Cisco LAN switching is a Cisco specific book .Can u please suggest any vendor independent book for both switching and BGP
Radia's Book - Interconnections 2nd edition.
For BGP - BGP from O'Reilly Publishers
Here are a few suggested vendor indepenednt books to read during CCIE preparation:
- Interconnections: Bridges, Routers, Switches, and InternetworkingProtocols (2nd Edition)
- Internetworking with TCP/IP Volume 1 (5th Edition)
- TCP/IP Illustrated, Volume 1: The Protocols (2nd Edition)
Well the most the neutral place to start from is RFC:
Just have a look for the example link regarding BGP
For MPLS, the following is a nice book to read about the technology
By the way there is no CCIE Switching. I hope you mean CCIE R&S. In the end, CCIE is a vendor dependent product anyway
CCIE Routing and Switching v4.0 Troubleshooting Practice Labs