This course teaches the fundamentals of networking and prepares students for the Network+ certification exam. Through hands-on training and exercises students learn the vendor-independent skills and concepts necessary for all networking professionals.
Network+ Certification is suited for computer technicians who are searching for a challenging career in the administration and support of complex internetworking environments.
Anyone who wants to learn about fundamentals of Networking and TCP/IP.
· Describe the purpose of networking protocols and networking in general · Identify features of various network operating systems and the clients used to access them. · Describe the OSI networking model and its relationship to networking components. · Describe the network components relating to the Physical layer of the OSI model. · Describe the function of the Data Link layer of the OSI model. · Explain how data is transmitted over a network. · Describe the function of the Network layer of the OSI model. · Describe the function of the Transport layer of the OSI model. · Describe the function of the Session layer of the OSI model. · Explain the fundamental concepts of the TCP/IP protocol suite. · Explain the use of TCP/IP addresses and subnets. · Access and use a TCP/IP network. · Describe the requirements for remote network access. · Explain the need for and ways to implement network security and fault tolerance. · Describe the types of information that need to be gathered prior to installing or updating a network operating system. · Explain ways to monitor and manage a network. · Describe a systematic approach for troubleshooting network problems.
· Vendor- and product neutral course. · Increase earnings potential. · Stay ahead of the competition in this desirable industry. · Earn an established industry credential that validates your networking expertise. · Use Network+ Training as a jumping off point to obtain higher level certification.
· A+ Certification: Core Hardware · A+ Certification: Operating Systems · Computer Fundamentals · Living Online
· N10-001 : Network+ Certification
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Basic Network Knowledge
Network and Internetwork Concepts
Servers and Clients
Network Operating System Basics
Introduction to the OSI Model
Introduction to the OSI Model
Families of Protocols
The Physical Media
The Data Link Layer
Data Link Layer Considerations
Media Access Control (MAC) and Logical Link Control (LLC)
IEEE 802 Specifications
Introduction to Network Connection Devices
Putting Data on the Cable
The Network Layer
Internetwork Connection Devices
The Transport Layer
Transport Layer Addressing Issues
The Transport Layer Segmenting Process
Transport Layer Connection Services
The Session Layer
Dialog Control Modes
Managing the Session
What is TCP/IP?
The TCP/IP Protocol Suite
IP Addressing, Subnetting and Supernetting
Interior Gateway Protocols
Introduction to Subnetting
Accessing and Using a TCP/IP Network
Configuring Clients for TCP/IP Networks
TCP/IP Suite Utilities
Using TCP/IP Suite Utilities to Check Network Connectivity