Essential Networking for Linux
(UNETW, Live Instructor-Led Training, 3 days)


This SETC certified course is designed to introduce the Linux networking environment with respect to gaining an understanding of TCP/IP, IP addressing, DNS and DHCp. Other areas covered include IPV4, IPV6 and NAT

Dates and Pricing

Jan 31 to Feb 2, 2018$1,675/person Feb 28 to Mar 2, 2018$1,675/person Mar 28 to Mar 30, 2018$1,675/person


Introduction to Networking
Introducing TCPIP
About TCPIP and Accessible Networks
IP Addresses and the Network Card
Static versus Dynamic Addresses
The IP Address, the Subnet Mask and the Default Gateway
About Routers, Switches and Bridges
The role of the DHCP Server
The role of the DNS Server
Understanding the Entire Network
IPV4 Essentials
TCPIP Technologies
About DHCP for IPV4
About DNS for IPV4
Sub-netting for IPV4
Planning an IPV4 Network
IPV4 and Security Encryption
IPV4 and Wireless Networks
Implementing IPV4
Implementing IPV4
Installing the DNS Server
Configuring the DNS Server
Installing Active Directory
Configuring DHCPV4
Managing Reservations and Leases
Adding Clients to the Network
Adding File Shares
Adding Printers
Managing the Network
IPV6 Essentials
The Need for IPv6: An Overall Strategy
Hardware Considerations
Exploring IPV6 Addresses
About Subnets and Sites
Planning the IPV6 Network
DHCP for IPV6 Architecture
DNS for IPV6 Architecture
What about IPV6 and IPV4 Coexistence?
Using DHCP in a LINUX Environment
What is DHCP?
How DHCP Provides a Leased IP Address
How does the Client choose a DHCP Server?
Lease Renewal
Obtain an IP Address Automatically
Obtain a DNS Server Address Automatically
Confirm IP Address Assignment
Troubleshooting DHCP Clients
Authorizing a DHCP Server
Creating Multiple DHCP Scopes
Configuring a DHCP Scope
Creating DHCP Reservations for Clients and Servers
Exclusion Ranges
Connecting to the Internet using NAT
Possible Scenarios
NAT Architecture and Process
The NAT Address Allocation Lifecycle
Implementing NAT
Configuring NAT
Configuring the Browser for Internet Access
A Complete Networking Troubleshooting Lab