Network administration

Networking management and operations is an exciting way to start a telecommunications career. The possibilities after gaining valuable experience in this discipline can grow in Network Engineering and Network Architecture roles within a company. 

This class has a goal of arming students with the valuable skills and tools that they need to hit the ground running in most network operation roles within a company. The course teaches some of the advanced technologies for designing, implementing and managing enterprise-wide computer networks. It begins with some fundamental concepts and theories for those with knowledge of data communication and computer networks.


Course Objectives

This course is designed to:


  • combines content of basic and advance networking
  • This course is very useful comprehensive foundation course for students and young graduates or any individual willing to start a career in Information Technology/ Telecommunication
  • provide an in-depth view of the advanced technologies used in enterprise-wide computer networks
  • provide the theoretical foundation and practical skills of advanced computer networks for many other relevant topics, such as distributed computing
  • introduce both theoretical, practical, and technical issues in enterprise-wide computer networks
  • provide the background needed for enterprise-wide networking and network management
  • develop students’ interpersonal and teamwork skills 

Learining Outcomes

   Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:

  • analyze state-of-the-art real-world enterprise-wide networks
  • design, build, and implement advanced enterprise-wide computer networks
  • manage, configure, troubleshoot, and maintain typical enterprise-wide computer networks
  • effectively communicate course work in writing and oral presentation 

Course Outline

  • Introduction and Review of Network Concepts and Standards
  • Networking Fundamentals – Transmission Basics, Media, and Hardware
  • Networking Protocols, Topologies and Access Methods
  • WANs, Internet Access and Remote Connectivity
  • Enterprise Networking
  • Local Area Networks: Setup and Configuration
  • Network Management Applications (Configuration, Performance, Fault
    And Security Management).
  • Firewall Configuration And Management
  • Intrusion Detection Systems
  • Remote Desktop Management
  • Server Management
  • TCP/IP Configuration, Domain & Workgroup Configuration
  • Introduction to Bluetooth
  • Configuration of Linksys Router
  • Wireless Networking
  • Internetworking & Routing Configuration
  • VPN Implementation
  • Internetworking with TCP/IP for Enterprise Applications
  • Enterprise Network Implementation and Management
  • Enterprise Network Security: Issues, Concepts and Techniques

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