Networking Fundamentals: Ethernet Switching

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level
Introductory
Subject
Network/Telecom
Course Length
3 hours
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Foundation

Course Description

Switches are now mainstream, and an understanding of their operation and functions is fundamental to an understanding of operation of a network at the data link layer of the OSI model. This course will help you explore the benefits and operation of switches. You'll learn about various switch functions, including port security, Power over Ethernet, port mirroring, VLANs, and quality of service.

Requirements

  • There are no prerequisites for this course.

Instructors

William Clark

Bill has 20 years of experience teaching a broad range of IT subjects including Certified Wired Network Administrator, Network Plus, Security Plus, and Understanding Networking Fundamentals. He holds a variety of certifications including CTT+, Network+, Mobility+, Security+, CCWNT, CWTS, and CWNA.