Microsoft 40366 – Networking Fundamentals

This is a three day course that offers the fundamental concepts and instruments required to begin your career in using Microsoft technologies. The course complies of: Network Infrastructures, Network Hardware and Protocol and Services. After completing the course you will be well prepared to successfully pass the Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98­366.

Who needs to attend

Who needs to attend?
The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is Microsoft’s newest suite of technology certification exams that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies. This program provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology and assumes some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.

what you will learn

What you will learn
After completing the course, students should understand the following:

  • Network infrastructures
  • Network hardware
  • Protocol and services

An understanding of IT and business environments is beneficial, but not required

Course outline

Course Outline

1. Local Area Networking
Local Area Networks, Devices, and Data Transfer
Network Topologies and Standards
Access Methods

2. Defining Networks with the OSI Model
OSI Basics
Communications Subnetwork
Upper OSI Layers
Communications Subnetwork
OSI Model

3. Wired and Wireless Networks
Wired Networks and Media Types
Wireless Networks

4. Internet Protocol

5. Implementing TCP/IP in the Command Line
Using Basic TCP/IP Commands
Advanced TCP/IP Commands

6. Networking Services
Set Up Common Networking Services
Name Resolution Techniques

7. Wide Area Networks
Common WAN Technologies and Connections
Wide Area Networks (WANs)

8. Local Area Networking
Networks Outside the LAN
Security Devices and Zones
Concepts of the Internet, Intranet, and Extranet

Follow on
There are no follow-ons for this course.

Certification Programs
MTA: Microsoft Technology Associate