SOS Introduction to Network Systems - USB
This course introduces the student to the fundamental concepts of computer networking systems. Students are introduced to the Open System Interconnection (OSI) and the Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) networking models along with Local Area Networks (LAN) and Wide Area Networks (WAN). Also addressed are Ethernet switching specifications, IP routing, IP addressing and IP subnetting. In addition to learning about network devices, physical media, network operating systems, and network security, Students will examine industry standards and the development of networking technologies in conjunction with a basic awareness of software and hardware components used in typical networking and internetworking environments.