TCP/IP Networking: Address Resolution Protocol

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level
Introductory
Subject
Network/Telecom
Course Length
45 minutes
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Foundation

Course Description

In this course, you will explore the use of the Address Resolution Protocol, or ARP. ARP is a fundamental protocol that maps an IP address to the target MAC address. This course discusses the purpose of address mapping and characteristics of the ARPcache, and ARP commands. You'll learn each of the fields of an ARP message, and finally, you'll be able to identify other ARP capabilities.

Requirements

  • A strong foundation of basic networking concepts

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.