networking-essentials-4e-complete : Pearson: Networking Essentials, 4/E (Course & Lab)

Get to know about the Networking concepts with the Networking Essentials fourth edition course and performance-based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. Networking Essentials fourth edition course and performance-based labs cover all the concepts and methodology and provide expertise and technical knowledge required to identify network limitations and weaknesses; establish basic network design and connectivity.
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networking-essentials-4e-complete
Pearson: Networking Essentials, 4/E (Course & Lab)
ISBN : 9781616917364

Here's what you will get

Lessons
Lessons
17+
Exercises
610+
Quizzes
347+
Flashcards
493+
Glossary of terms
493+
TestPrep
Pre-assessment Questions
105+
Full Length Tests
2+
Post-Assessment Questions
100+
Lab
Performance based lab
115+
Video tutorials
42+
Hours
01:36+

Videos and How To..

uCertify course includes videos to help understand concepts. It also includes How Tos that help learners with how to accomplish certain tasks.

Video Lessons
Videos
17+
Hours
04:34+

Here's what you will learn

  • Organization of the Text
  • Introduction
  • Network Topologies
  • The OSI Model
  • The Ethernet LAN
  • Home Networking
  • Assembling an Office LAN
  • Testing and Troubleshooting A LAN
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Structured Cabling
  • Unshielded Twisted-Pair Cable
  • Terminating CAT6/5E/5 UTP Cables
  • Cable Testing and Certification
  • 10 Gigabit Ethernet Over Copper
  • Troubleshooting Cabling Systems
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • The Nature of Light
  • Fiber Attenuation and Dispersion
  • Optical Components
  • Optical Networking
  • Safety
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • The IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN Standard
  • 802.11 Wireless Networking
  • Bluetooth, WiMAX, RFID, and Mobile Communications
  • Securing Wireless LANs
  • Configuring a Point-To-Multipoint Wireless LAN: A Case Study
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • The Network Bridge
  • The Network Switch
  • The Router
  • Interconnecting LANs with the Router
  • Configuring the Network Interface—Auto-Negotiation
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • The TCP/IP Layers
  • Number Conversion
  • IPv4 Addressing
  • Subnet Masks
  • CIDR Blocks
  • IPv6 Addressing
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Router Fundamentals
  • The Console Port Connection
  • The Router's User Exec Mode (Router>)
  • The Router's Privileged Exec Mode (Router#)
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Introduction to VLANs
  • Introduction to Switch Configuration
  • Spanning-Tree Protocol
  • Network Management
  • Power over Ethernet
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Static Routing
  • Dynamic Routing Protocols
  • Distance Vector Protocols
  • Configuring RIP And RIPv2
  • Link State Protocols
  • Configuring the Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) Routing Protocol
  • Hybrid Protocols: Configuring the Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP)
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • The Line Connection
  • Remote Access
  • Metro Ethernet/Carrier Ethernet
  • Network Services—DHCP and DNS
  • Internet Routing—BGP
  • Analyzing Internet Data Traffic
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Analyzing Computer Networks
  • Analyzing Computer Networks—FTP Data Packets
  • Analyzing Campus Network Data Traffic
  • Troubleshooting the Router Interface
  • Troubleshooting the Switch Interface
  • Troubleshooting Fiber Optics—The OTDR
  • Troubleshooting Wireless Networks
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Intrusion (How an attacker gains Control of a Network)
  • Denial of Service
  • Security Software and Hardware
  • Introduction to Virtual Private Network
  • Wireless Security
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Virtualization
  • Cloud Computing
  • Summary
  • Introduction
  • Safety Standards and Codes
  • Industry Regulatory Compliance
  • Business Policies and Procedures
  • Summary
  • 1.0 Network Architecture
  • 2.0 Network Operations
  • 3.0 Network Security
  • 4.0 Troubleshooting
  • 5.0 Industry standards, practices, and network theory

Hands on Activities (Labs)

  • Downloading a graphics card driver for Windows 7
  • Identifying the network topology
  • Identifying network topologies
  • Identifying a network topology
  • Identifying OSI layer functions
  • Identifying connectionless communication
  • Describing OSI layers
  • Identifying application layer protocols
  • Identifying OSI layers
  • Identifying the topology
  • Connecting cable internet access for your network
  • Connecting a new workstation to the Internet
  • Installing a NIC
  • Determining reference point maximum distances
  • Identifying internetworking devices
  • Connecting a wireless router to the laptop
  • Identifying the network device
  • Creating a network manually
  • Identifying devices used in an internetwork
  • Identifying internetworking devices
  • Identifying network infrastructure devices
  • Replacing a faulty NIC
  • Identifying NICs
  • Identifying network devices
  • Connecting a workstation to the LAN and configuring IPv4 properties
  • Assembling components to complete the workstation
  • Preparing a temporary server for the network/Internet connection
  • Identifying types of cable
  • Connecting patch cables between the patch panel and switch ports
  • Terminating a cable with an RJ-45 plug
  • Identifying types of cable
  • Identifying fiber connectors
  • Identifying components of an optical fiber
  • Identifying common fiber optic connectors
  • Identifying the device for Ethernet segment communication
  • Identifying Ethernet standards
  • Identifying Fast Ethernet standards
  • Identifying 802.11 standards
  • Understanding wireless technology
  • Connecting a system to a wireless network
  • Adding counters in the Performance Monitor
  • Identifying wireless acronyms
  • Identifying wireless protocols
  • Configuring a wireless client
  • Using a switch to interconnect the networking devices
  • Connecting a hub to a switch
  • Identifying components of a Cisco 2800 series router
  • Identifying network symbols
  • Identifying data transmission type
  • Identifying TCP/IP protocol layers
  • Identifying TCP/IP layers
  • Identifying TCP utilities
  • Identifying FTP commands
  • Identifying abbreviations for various Internet layer protocols
  • Identifying TCP/IP troubleshooting tools
  • View a TCP connection using Network Monitor
  • Identifying protocols
  • Configuring a Local Area Connection's TCP/IP Version 4 properties
  • Identifying IPv4 protocol
  • Identifying Internet protocols and their subtypes
  • Viewing driver details and the install date of a keyboard
  • Avoiding redundant paths within ports
  • Configuring monitoring tools
  • Connecting a workstation to the Ethernet and to the Internet
  • Identifying Interior Gateway Protocols (IGPs)
  • Configuring Windows Update Services
  • Checking system performance
  • Identifying networking components
  • Identifying WAN bandwidth features
  • Identifying T-carrier line transmission speeds
  • Identifying client and server
  • Creating a dial-up connection
  • Checking properties of and deleting a dial-up connection
  • Identifying the network types
  • Connecting computers and a printer to the Internet
  • Identifying remote access methods
  • Identifying the POTS terms
  • Identifying speed of bandwidth technologies
  • Identifying DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) variations
  • Connecting computers on a SOHO network to the Internet
  • Configuring a DHCP role in Server 2012
  • Installing Active Directory Domain Services on Windows Server 2012
  • Configuring Windows logs
  • Configuring a DHCP role with error notification
  • Identifying network protocol features
  • Identifying uses of a network analyzer
  • Troubleshooting errors occurring on a server
  • Troubleshooting a network problem
  • Diagnosing a network problem
  • Identifying network and mail protocols
  • Identifying strategies for password protection
  • Identifying the steps of IP address spoofing
  • Identifying types of attacks
  • Identifying types of Denial of Service attacks
  • Connecting systems to the Internet through a router
  • Identifying network device log information
  • Installing the AVG antivirus and scanning a drive
  • Learning about Cisco IOS firewall
  • Learning about Cisco Intrusion Prevention System
  • Identifying a back-to-back firewall
  • Identifying firewall techniques
  • Identifying hardware firewall features
  • Examining advanced Windows Firewall settings
  • Identifying VPN protocols
  • Providing a remote connection to a server on a client computer
  • Identifying network security threats
  • Identifying security-threats
  • Identifying the diameter protocol features
  • Comparing authentication systems
  • Identifying encryption methods
  • Evaluating security practices
  • Configuring a new server
  • Configuring a client system to get event logs
  • Identifying cloud computing categories
  • Learning about change management software