Today’s corporations base success on the performance of their voice and data communications networks. In order to design and configure these rapidly evolving networks, an understanding of multilayer switching technologies is essential.
In this powerful five—day course, extensive hands—on labs utilizing multivendor equipment will help you understand multilayer switching concepts, as well as how to design and configure a multilayer switch.
How switches and routers interconnect using equipment from multiple vendors IP addressing and how to create subnets How TCP/IP works and how to configure it on various devices Capture and view network traffic using a protocol analyzer Wireless network options available Basic security and firewall issues How Ethernet works and how all of the various forms can be connected Basics of layered network protocols Difference between logical and physical network segments Install Cat 5e UTP and fiber optic cables How VLANs function When and how to use NAT Function of various routing protocols such as RIP, EIGRP, and OSPF An overview of WAN technologies Functions of NetBIOS and NetBEUI Benefits and issues of Instant Communications
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.