In this course, you will be introduced to networking concepts in today's increasingly connected and technology-driven businesses. You will learn how communication and information transfers are enabled by networking technologies such as the Internet, intranet, and extranet, local area networks, wide area networks, wireless networking, network topologies, and access methods. You will also build foundational knowledge in various networking concepts, including the OSI model, IP addressing, Internet Protocols, and more.
This course is designed to help you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Exam: 98-366 - Networking Fundamentals.
- Networking concepts in an internetworked environment ranging from LANs, WANs, VLANs, extranets, and the Internet
- Physical networking hardware such as routers, switches, and different media types
- Key networking concepts such as local and wide area networking, the OSI model, basic Internet Protocols, and IP addressing (IPv4, IPv6)
- TCP/IP, DNS, and important tools to diagnose Internet connectivity