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August 26, 2009

Free Networking Training: TCP/IP and Networking Fundamentals

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Understanding TCP/IP and networking fundamentals, such as IP Addressing, Internetworking and IPv6 is an essential step for any aspiring IT Professional.

If your goal is to work as a Network Administrator, a Systems Engineer, a Network Programmer, Technician or Analyst then you must have a solid understanding of these key concepts. And if you’re planning on getting your ComTIA Network+, Cisco CCNA or Windows Server certifications then this is a perfect place for you to start learning about networking.

This free 8 part video series covers important networking concepts including:

  • What is a Protocol?
  • What is TCP/IP?
  • Configuring an IP Address
  • IP Address Planning
  • Binary Numbers
  • Internetworking
  • Classless Interdomain Routing (CIDR)
  • Fundamentals of IPv6

After watching this brief course introduction, check out the rest of the videos on TCP/IP and networking fundamentals.

Watch more free networking fundamentals training videos

About the Author

(MCP, MCSA, MCSE, MCDST, MCT, MCTS, MCITP, A+, Network+, Server+, CWTS, CWNA, CWNT) has worked in technology for 20 years. He has been certified and instructing IT since 1998. He has helped thousands of people to get started or advance their careers in the IT industry. When he is not in the classroom, he is out helping corporations with their network infrastructure as an independent consultant. Ed will get you ready to pass your exams while you develop the skills needed to succeed in the "real world". His teaching style encourages you to have fun while you learn. Ed also volunteers his time in his local community as a math tutor for struggling grade school children.


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