IT Infrastructure and Networking

Course Overview

Our IT Infrastructure and Networking course is intended to get you excited about your new
career in Information Technology. It is designed to expose you to the fundamentals that every IT
professional should know about computers, Networking and the IT field in general, regardless of
which IT track you decide to pursue. It will also help you develop your IT vocabulary and toolbox.


This 5 weeks course is offered in parallel with our Linux Course, it is an important complementary
course to our Cloud For Jobs 2.0 Program.


The content enriches your learning experience in our core Program and boosts your capacity to
articulate IT services and processes.

5 Modules

5 Weeks

Modules

  • Binary
  • Computer Architecture Layer (Overview)
  • BIOS
  • Filesystems
  • Process and Application Management
  • Memory Management
  • I/O Management
  • Logs
  • Managing and Installing software
  • The Basics to Troubleshooting
  • Basics of Networking

  • OSI Model
  • TCP/IP Model
  • Cables
  • Hubs, Switches, and Routers
  • Servers and Clients
  • Network Ports
  • Mac Addresses
  • Unicast, Multicast, Broadcast
  • Dissecting Ethernet Frame (Data Packet)

  • IP Addresses
  • IP Datagram and Encapsulation
  • IP Address Classes
  • Address Resolution Protocol
  • Subnetting
  • Future of Networking: IPv6 Addressing

  • Routing Protocols
  • Transport Layer
  • Protocols
  • Firewalls
  • Domain Name Resolution (DNS)
  • Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
  • What is Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • VPN
  • Troubleshooting: Verifying Network Connectivity

  • User Management
  • Software Management
  • Remote Access
  • System Monitoring
  • System Administration Tasks and Services
  • Hardware Provisioning
  • Types of IT Infrastructure Services
  • Centralized Management Methods
  • Data Recovery and Backups