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Beginner Level

Basic computer operating skills, including using a web browser.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Identify wired and wireless network types, explain physical and logical topology, differentiate network cable types and what each is used for.

  • List common network devices. Discover what packets are and how IP addresses work, and explain what protocols are and why models are necessary.

  • Determine how to set up and encrypt networks and mobile devices. Diagnose connectivity issues and utilize the command prompt and Windows Settings.

  • List network drive types, explain RAM, ROM, and RAID, and troubleshoot storage issues. Explain STaaS, and define file, block, and object storage.

Skills you will gain

  • Cloud Storage
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Network Architecture
  • Networking Hardware
  • Wireless Networks
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

Basic computer operating skills, including using a web browser.

Approx. 12 hours to complete
English

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IBM Skills Network

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Week 1
2 hours to complete

Networking Fundamentals 

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 34 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
2
Week 2
2 hours to complete

Networking Fundamentals Part II

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 41 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
Week
3
Week 3
2 hours to complete

Configuring and Troubleshooting Networks

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 34 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes
Week
4
Week 4
2 hours to complete

Storage Types and Network Sharing 

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 29 min), 1 reading, 4 quizzes

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