This course provides an introduction to basic network concepts including local area networks, wireless networks, and wide area networks. Network security concepts are also introduced. Students will explore secure router configurations.
- Examine the fundamental concepts and underlying technology for local area networks, wireless networks, and wide area networks.
- Outline the steps to securely configure network devices.
- Specify the requirements for implementing network security.
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