Microsoft
Introduction to Secure Networking
Microsoft

Introduction to Secure Networking

This course is part of multiple programs.

Taught in English

Some content may not be translated

 Microsoft

Instructor: Microsoft

Included with Coursera Plus

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.7

(18 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

25 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Learn computer networking basics, like TCP/IP and OSI models, and how devices collaborate.

  • Gain insights into network infrastructure and monitoring techniques for effective management.

  • Learn about network security components, approaches, and mitigation strategies.

Details to know

Shareable certificate

Add to your LinkedIn profile

Recently updated!

May 2024

Assessments

25 assignments

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

4.7

(18 reviews)

Beginner level

Recommended experience

25 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

See how employees at top companies are mastering in-demand skills

Placeholder

Build your subject-matter expertise

This course is available as part of
When you enroll in this course, you'll also be asked to select a specific program.
  • Learn new concepts from industry experts
  • Gain a foundational understanding of a subject or tool
  • Develop job-relevant skills with hands-on projects
  • Earn a shareable career certificate from Microsoft
Placeholder
Placeholder

Earn a career certificate

Add this credential to your LinkedIn profile, resume, or CV

Share it on social media and in your performance review

Placeholder

There are 5 modules in this course

This module deals with the fundamental structure and type of a network, and explores the core element of IP addresses.you will learn how a physical network is put together as well as its underlying logic. You will also discover the reason behind the need for IP addresses and how they form the basis for network communication.

What's included

6 videos13 readings5 assignments1 discussion prompt

In this module, you'll explore the devices present on networks and understand the underlying architecture facilitating their communication. The content will cover different protocols and the corresponding ports they connect to.

What's included

9 videos19 readings7 assignments

In this module you'll expand upon your knowledge of networks by going into greater depth on the operations of the network. The role of the server as the central point of the network will be discussed. Additionally, you will explore the area of security as well as the role of the firewall in protecting the user.

What's included

10 videos14 readings4 assignments

In this module, you delve into cloud computing and networking. You will evaluate Azure and its diverse services in relation to cloud computing and networking, providing you with a solid understanding of its capabilities. Additionally, you will explore the concept of virtualization as well as the various types of artificial intelligence (AI) and the resources that underpin their functionality. Lastly, you will review a few enterprise-level as a service models and their common applications and advantages.

What's included

11 videos21 readings7 assignments1 discussion prompt

In this module, you’ll put your skills into practice. You’ll reflect on the key learning points that you studied during the course and complete the final assessment and hands-on activity.

What's included

2 videos4 readings2 assignments1 discussion prompt

Instructor

 Microsoft
Microsoft
100 Courses737,503 learners

Offered by

Microsoft

Recommended if you're interested in Support and Operations

Why people choose Coursera for their career

Felipe M.
Learner since 2018
"To be able to take courses at my own pace and rhythm has been an amazing experience. I can learn whenever it fits my schedule and mood."
Jennifer J.
Learner since 2020
"I directly applied the concepts and skills I learned from my courses to an exciting new project at work."
Larry W.
Learner since 2021
"When I need courses on topics that my university doesn't offer, Coursera is one of the best places to go."
Chaitanya A.
"Learning isn't just about being better at your job: it's so much more than that. Coursera allows me to learn without limits."

New to Support and Operations? Start here.

Placeholder

Open new doors with Coursera Plus

Unlimited access to 7,000+ world-class courses, hands-on projects, and job-ready certificate programs - all included in your subscription

Advance your career with an online degree

Earn a degree from world-class universities - 100% online

Join over 3,400 global companies that choose Coursera for Business

Upskill your employees to excel in the digital economy

Frequently asked questions