CompTIA Network+

 

CompTIA Network+

Networking concepts, troubleshooting, and security


 

This course will supply learners with the knowledge and skills required to troubleshoot, configure, and manage common network devices; establish basic network connectivity; understand and maintain network documentation; identify network limitations and weaknesses; and implement network security, standards, and protocols. Candidates will also have a basic understanding of enterprise technologies, including cloud and virtualization technologies.

Recommended Experience

CompTIA A+ Certification and at least 9 to 12 months of networking experience

Course objectives

  • Design and implement functional networks
  • Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
  • Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
  • Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
  • Implement network security, standards, and protocols
  • Troubleshoot network problems
  • Support the creation of virtualized networks

Course Outline

Local Area Networks
Topologies and the OSI Model
Ethernet
Hubs, Bridges, and Switches
Infrastructure and Design
Policies and Best Practices

IP Addressing
Internet Protocol
IPv4 Addressing
IPv6 Addressing
DHCP and APIPA

Internetworking
Routing
TCP and UDP
Name Resolution and IPAM
Monitoring and Scanning
Network Troubleshooting

 

Applications and Security
Applications and Services
Virtualization, SAN, and Cloud Services
Network Security Design
Network Security Appliances
Authentication and Endpoint Security

Operations and Infrastructure
Network Site Management
Installing Cabled Networks
Installing Wireless Networks
Installing WAN Links
Configuring Remote Access