Introduction to Computer and Network Architectures (Networks) (Cauldon)
Monday 18:00-21:00 H108 (Cauldon)

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Exploring the Network
 
ICNA Module Handbook
 

Representing the Network
 
Representing the Network (Instructions)
 


        2
 
 

Configuring a Network Operating System
 

Implementing Basic Connectivity
 
Implementing Basic Connectivity (Instructions)
 
Initial Switch Configuration
 
Initial Switch Configuration (Instructions)
 
IOS Integration Challenge
 
IOS Integration Challenge (Instructions)
 
Navigating the IOS
 
Navigating the IOS (Instructions)
 


        3
 
 

Network Protocols and Communications
 

Researching Networking Standards
 
TCP IP in Action
 
Using Wireshark
 
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Network Access
 

MAC and IP Addresses
 
Wireless and Wired LANs
 


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Ethernet
 

ARP table
 
Layer 3 Switches
 


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Network Layer
 

Connect a Router to LAN
 
Default Gateway Issues
 
Initial Router Configuration
 
Internet Neworking Devices
 
Network Layer Challenge
 
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Transport Layer
 

TCP and UDP
 


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IP Addressing
 

Configuring IPv6 Addresses
 
Investigate Unicast, Multicast and Broadcast Traffic
 
IP Addressing Challenge
 
Pinging and Tracing the Network Path
 
Troubleshooting IPv4 and IPv6
 
Verifying IPv4 and IPv6 addresses
 


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Subnetting IP Networks
 
Variable Length Subnet Masks
 

Designing and Implementing a VLSM Addressing Scheme
 
Implementing a Subnetted IPv6 Addressing Scheme
 
Subnetting Intergration Challenge
 
Subnetting Scenario 1
 
Subnetting Scenario 2
 
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Application Layer
 

DNS and DHCP
 
FTP
 
Implementing Services - Client Side
 
Implementing Services - Server Side
 
Multiuser - Client Side
 
Multiuser - Server Side
 
Web and Email
 


        11
 
 

It's a Network
 

Backing up Configuration Files
 
Configuring a Linksys Router
 
Network Integration Challenge
 
Using Show Commands
 


        12
 
 

Routing Concepts
 
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Static Routing
 

Configuring a Floating Static Route
 
Configuring IPv4 Static and Default Routes
 
Configuring IPv6 Static and Default Routes
 
Troubleshooting Static Routes
 


        14
 
 

Dynamic Routing
 

Comparing RIP and EIGRP Path Selection
 
Configuring RIPng
 
Configuring RIPv2
 


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Single-Area OSPF
 

Configuring Basic OSPFv3 in a Single Area
 
Configuring OSPFv2 in a single area
 
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EIGRP Advanced Configurations and Troubleshooting
 
Enhanced Interior Gateway Protocol (EIGRP)
 

Configuring Basic EIGRP with IPv4
 
Configuring Basic EIGRP with IPv6 Routing
 
Configuring EIGRP Manual Summary Routes for IPv4 and IPv6
 
EIGRP Integration Challenge
 
Investigating DUAL FSM
 
Propagating a Default Route in EIGRP for IPv4 and IPv6
 
Troubleshooting EIGRP for IPv4
 
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Links Additional Resouces

BYOD - bring your own device

Cisco (Net Effect) video

Cisco Netacad website

Cisco Packet Tracer tutorials (JMartinCIS videos)

GNS3 Network Simulator

How email works (video)

ICNA (Networking) Module Descriptor

Network Fundamentals book

Online IP Subnet Calculator

OSI Reference Model (video)

Peer-to-peer (video)

Routing Protocols and Concepts Book

Solarwinds subnet calculator

Subnet Zero and the All-Ones Subnet

Subnetting - Magic Number

TCP / IP - An animated discussion

TeraTerm

The Basics of Subnetting IPv4

University Blackboard

Warriors of the Net (video)

Wireshark

 
 
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Acknowlegements to: Richard Hancock

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