Training Course Summary
Introduction To IPv6View agendaView Detail
Hands-on IPv6View agendaView Detail
Understanding Ethernet and TCP/IPView agendaView Detail
Understanding EthernetView agendaView Detail
TCP/IP and IP Training CourseView agendaView Detail
Voice Technologies for Data EngineersView agendaView Detail
Introduction to Voice over IP (VoIP)View agendaView Detail
Introduction to Data Communications & NetworkingView agendaView Detail
Introduction to TelecommunicationsView agendaView Detail
Understanding Asynchronous Transfer Mode - ATMView agendaView Detail
Introduction To IPv6 (1 day)
  1. Introduction to IPv6
  2. IPv6 Addressing
  3. The IPv6 Header
  4. ICMPv6 (Internet Control Message Protocol) Version 6
  5. IPv6 Neighbour Discovery
  6. IPv6 Transition Technologies
  7. IPv6 Other Considerations
Hands-on IPv6 (2 days)
  1. Introduction to IPv6
  2. IPv6 Addressing
  3. The IPv6 Header
  4. ICMPv6 (Internet Control Message Protocol) Version 6
  5. IPv6 Neighbour Discovery
  6. IPv6 Transition Technologies
  7. IPv6 Other Considerations
Understanding Ethernet and TCP/IP (4 days)
  1. Layered Communication Models: OSI and TCP/IP Models
  2. Ethernet Fundamentals
  3. LAN Switching Fundamentals
  4. Virtual LANs (VLANs) and Trunking
  5. Internet Protocol (IP) Fundamentals
  6. Other Layer 3 Functions
  7. Routing IP, Static Routing and Routing Protocols
  8. Network Design and Implementation Hands-on exercises
  9. Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
  10. Transport Layer Protocols - Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and User Datagram Protocol (UDP) Fundamentals
  11. Application Layer Protocols
  12. Firewalls
Understanding Ethernet (2 days)
  1. Introduction to, overview of and history of Ethernet
  2. Ethernet frames, MAC addresses, collisions and CSMA/CD
  3. The older Ethernet - 10BASE-5 (Thick Ethernet) and 10BASE-2 (Thin Ethernet)
  4. Ethernet on UTP - Unshielded Twisted Pair
  5. Ethernet on fibre (fiber) optic cable
  6. 10Mbit/s Ethernet
  7. Fast Ethernet - 100Mbit/s Ethernet
  8. Gigabit Ethernet - 1Gbit/s Ethernet
  9. Switched Ethernet
  10. Spanning Tree with Ethernet switches
  11. VLANs - Virtual LANs using Ethernet switches
  12. 10 Gigabit Ethernet - 10Gbit/s Ethernet
TCP/IP and IP Training Course (4 days)
  1. Introduction to IP and Layered Communication Models: OSI and TCP/IP Models
  2. Internet Protocol (IPv4) Fundamentals
  3. IP support protocols
  4. Routing IP, Static Routing and Routing Protocols
  5. Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP)
  6. IP Version 6 (IPv6)
  7. Transport Layer Protocols - Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) and User Datagram Protocol (UDP)
  8. Application Layer Protocols
  9. Voice over IP (VoIP)
  10. Security and IP
  11. Quality of Service (QoS) and IP
  12. IP and Multi Protocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Voice Technologies for Data Engineers (2 days)
  1. Introduction to Voice Communication
  2. Digital Voice
  3. The Telephone
  4. The Telephone Exchange
  5. Digital Voice Transmission
  6. E1 Digital Voice Interface
  7. DS-1 (T1) Digital Voice Interface (optional)
  8. Signalling on Analogue Interfaces
  9. Signalling on Digital Interfaces
  10. Overview of Basic Rate ISDN
  11. Voice/Speech Compression
  12. Call Quality and Delay Impairments
  13. Echo and Echo Control
  14. Voice over IP
Introduction to Voice over IP (VoIP) (1 day)
  1. Introduction to voice over IP (VoIP)
  2. Overview of the voice technologies relevant to voice over IP
  3. Overview of the IP technologies relevant to voice over IP
  4. The H.323 framework for voice over IP
  5. Session Initiation Protocol - SIP for voice over IP
  6. MGCP and Megaco / H.248 for voice over IP
  7. Voice over IP applications
  8. QoS requirements and solutions with voice over IP
  9. Other considerations with voice over IP
Introduction to Data Communications & Networking (2 days)
  1. Data Communication & Data Networking Concepts
  2. Serial Networks & Protocols
  3. 'Analogue' Data Transmission
  4. Transmission Networks
  5. ISDN - Integrated Services Digital Network
  6. LANs - Local Area Networks
  7. Wireless Technologies - Wireless LANs, Bluetooth, WiMax & Mobile 'Telephone' Networks
  8. USB & Firewire
  9. IP - Internet Protocol
  10. Firewalls & Intrusion Detection & Prevention Systems
  11. Broadband Technologies
  12. Frame Relay
  13. ATM - Asynchronous Transfer Mode
  14. MPLS - Multi Protocol Label Switching
Introduction to Telecommunications (2 days)
  1. Introduction to Telecommunications
  2. Digital Voice (Analogue to Digital Conversion)
  3. Digital Voice Transmission and Multiplexing of Multiple Channels
  4. The 2Mbit/s Framed Interface
  5. Signalling System Number 7 (SS7)
  6. Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN) and its Applications
  7. Transmission Systems - PDH and SDH
  8. Introduction to Data Communication Protocols
  9. Voice and Data Integration
Understanding Asynchronous Transfer Mode - ATM (2 days)
  1. Introduction to ATM
  2. The ATM layer
  3. The Physical layer
  4. The ATM Adaptation Layer - AAL
  5. ATM Service Categories and Traffic Management
  6. Signalling for SVCs and Soft PVCs
  7. ILMI and OAM
  8. Private Network-Network (Network-Node) Interface - PNNI
  9. Voice and Telephony over ATM
  10. IP over ATM (Layer 2 Support):
    • RFC1483: Multiprotocol Encapsulation over AAL5
    • RFC1577 and RFC2225: Classical IP and ARP over ATM
    • LAN Emulation (LANE): Versions 1 and 2
  11. Frame Relay/ATM Interworking