Coursera Project Network
Configure and Test Basic Network Connectivity
Coursera Project Network

Configure and Test Basic Network Connectivity

Taught in English

Mohammed Al M.

Instructor: Mohammed Al M.

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Intermediate level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.5

(75 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Manage Cisco devices configuration.

  • Configure IP addresses, virtual interfaces, and DHCP servers.

  • Verify end-to-end network connectivity.

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

2 hours
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.5

(75 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introductory task

  2. Saving configuration on Cisco devices

  3. IP address basics and configuration

  4. Configuring virtual interfaces on Cisco switches

  5. Practice task 1

  6. Testing network connectivity

  7. Configure automatic IP addresses with DHCP servers.

  8. Capstone task: configure and manage access to Cisco devies

Recommended experience

Good background in computer networks. A Cisco networking academy ID.

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Instructor

Mohammed Al M.
Coursera Project Network
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How you'll learn

  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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