SOS Network System Design - USB
This course introduces the student to the basics of network design. Students will learn to identify and/or derive network requirements from the system and learn the high-level design principles of network architecture and network topologies. Students will learn about LAN and WAN network classifications as well as the physical design aspects such as transmission media and Ethernet technologies. This course covers guidelines for assigning addresses to network components, subnets, routers, servers and end-user computing systems. Also included are discussions of switching and routing protocols and network management and network security strategies.