Network concepts-Network architectures-The OSI model- maintain-troubleshoot-install-operate and configure basic network infrastructure-describe networking technologies-basic design principles- adhere to wiring standards -use testing tools.
Wired Computer-to-Computer Connections
Wired network connections- Network interface cards and modems.
Network-to-network connection components-Install LAN wiring components-Differentiate between wired internetworking devices-LAN wiring-LAN wiring tests.
Wired Internetworking Devices
Basic internetworking devices-Specialized internetworking devices.
Wired Communication Standards
The TCP/IP protocol suite- TCP/IP-DHCP servers- Configure the TCP/IP communication protocols for a wired connection-Install wireless network components.
Wireless network devices-Wireless networking standards-Wireless configuration.
Security Threats and Mitigation
Security threats-Threat mitigation- Identify common security threats and mitigation techniques.
Network Access Control
Authentication-Public key cryptography-Remote access-Wireless security-Control access to the network-Monitor network resources-Troubleshoot the network.