Knowing how to install, configure, and troubleshoot a computer network is a highly marketable and exciting skill. This course first introduces the fundamental building blocks that form a modern network, such as protocols, topologies, hardware, and network operating systems. It then provides in-depth coverage of the most important concepts in contemporary networking, such as TCP/IP, Ethernet, wireless transmission, and security. The course will prepare you to select the best network design, hardware, and software for your environment. You will also have the skills to build a network from scratch and maintain, upgrade, and troubleshoot an existing network.
The following are the objectives of the computer networks.
- An Introduction to Networking
- Networking Standards and the OSI Model
- Transmission Basics and Networking Media
- Introduction to TCP/IP Protocols
- Topologies and Ethernet Standards
- Network Hardware
- WANs and Remote Connectivity
- Wireless Networking
- Network Operating Systems
- In-Depth TCP/IP Networking
- Voice and Video Over IP
- Network Security
- Troubleshooting Network Problems
- Ensuring Integrity and Availability