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IT 445: Advanced Networking Principles

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


This course focuses on Layer 2 and 3 of the OSI model and WAN technologies. Frame Relay and ISDN, complex router configurations of Variable Length Subnet Masking (VLSM), Classless Inter-Domain Routing (CIDR), Network Address Translation (NAT), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), and study of Network Management Systems available for Data Communications Networks. Layer 2 involves Ethernet-switching components, including detailed hands-on configuration covering all aspects of switches using the command-line interface method.

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

IT 341

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2018

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

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