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Internet Connection: How to Get Online?, Cisco

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About this Course

Welcome to the first of five courses in the Cisco Networking Basics Specialization. This course is developed by the Cisco Networking Academy. Cisco Networking Academy is an IT skills and career building program that connects millions of students, educators, and employers worldwide. Cisco partners with learning institutions worldwide to deliver technical training and problem-solving experiences to individuals studying networking, security, and IoT technologies. We've helped more than 6 million people prepare for IT careers since 1997. Have you ever wondered how you are able to open a web page from a server that is located in another country or how you are able to send documents and videos to the intended recipient without it going to the wrong device? In this course, you will be introduced to the fundamentals concepts of computer networking. More importantly, by the end of this course, you will understand how data travels in your home network. At the end of this course, you will be able to: 1. Explain how data networks work. 2. Define basic data networking terms. 3. Explain what is needed for devices to have network connectivity or Internet access. 4. Use the Cisco Packet Tracer simulation and modeling tool to build and test a small data network. 5. Identify the devices and component on your home network. 6. Build a simple peer-to-peer network....

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By AA

Jan 13, 2018

good teachers in this course so much understandable speech is hear\n\nand vary good tests.\n\nthanks for accepting my financial aid application\n\nit was helping me to grow in i.t field.

By O

May 06, 2018

Excellent and insightful course. A big thank you to my two great Lecturers, Coursera Team & Cisco Team. I'm looking forward to work at Coursera and Cisco anytime from now. I'm available.

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By Didik Meiriyanto

Nov 27, 2018

it's a wrap knowledge about Networking, especially details from basic til Cisco Packet Tracer.

By Devaun Michael Roberts

Nov 20, 2018

Great experience I have learnt alot

By madhullapalli.venkata sai srinivas

Nov 19, 2018

This course is not good for begineers.please make more videos and discuss clearly about the topics.

By Sachin Bapat

Nov 17, 2018

Excellent course for all basics, it helps to understand how networks in the backend and how msgs are sent over Interent. For all Network Engineers this is a key learning.

By Rodas Lulseged

Nov 15, 2018

Its Interesting and very Helpful, I really got what i Need!

By ROLANDO RAMON DELGADO AQUINO

Nov 06, 2018

Good

By kushagra Sahai

Nov 05, 2018

The course gives insight into the basics of networking. Its a good course to get familiar with some basic stuffs of networking and transmission lines.

By Shivan Ali

Nov 04, 2018

very good coures

By Segia Jackson

Nov 04, 2018

Loved it!

By Advika Parthvi

Oct 30, 2018

activities make the course really interesting.