• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore virtual networking components, network storage types, and connection types. Also, discover wide area network (WAN) concepts, including service types, transmission mediums, service characteristics, and termination.

Learning Objectives

Network Storage and Virtualization

  • start the course
  • describe virtual networking components such as virtual switches, firewalls, NIC, routers, hypervisor
  • describe network storage types such as NAS and SAN
  • recognize when to use certain connection types such as FCoE, Fibre Channel, iSCSI
  • describe jumbo frames

Practice: Configure Virtualization

  • configure virtualization features

Wide Area Network

  • compare and contract difference service types such as ISDN, T1/T3, E1/E3, OC-3 – OC-192, DSL, Metropolitan Ethernet, Cable broadband, Dial-up
  • compare different WAN transmission mediums such as Satellite, Copper, Fiber
  • compare the various characteristics of service such as MPLS, ATM, Frame relay, PPPoE, PPP, DMVPN, SIP trunk
  • compare and contract different terminations such as Demarcation point, CSU/DSU, Smart jack

Practice: Configure WAN Technologies

  • configure wan technologies

Framework Connections