This course provides students with the necessary skills to design, implement, and configure network switches and routers in a converged network environment. Students will learn about the appropriate protocols and technologies to build a secure and efficient small-to-medium sized network. The implementation of wireless technology, Virtual LANs, VTP, and Inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks will be discussed. The course will also examine network vulnerabilities and security best practices to defend against them.
|The following courses must be taken prior to this course|
|CIS 170 - Introduction to Networks (Cisco Semester 1) (Or Cisco CCNA 1 taken at any other Cisco Academy) within the past 3 years|