ITE6 - Chapter 8

Applied Networking - Launch Chapter 8

This chapter focuses on applied networking. You will learn how to install and configure network interface cards (NICs), connect devices to a wireless router, and configure a wireless router for network connectivity. You will also learn how to configure domain memberships in Windows and share files through network shares and drive mapping. A large part of your networking skills includes the ability to decide which Internet Service Provider (ISP) to use for home or small office networks.

Networks and the Internet provide many important services. You will learn about data centers and the benefits of Cloud computing. You will also explore some of the more important network applications including web, email, file, proxy, and security services. Finally, you will learn how to apply a systemic method for troubleshooting.