Networking Foundations

By Justin Burrell

This course takes you through foundational networking concepts without presuming any prior knowledge.

1 hour
  • 11 Lessons
  • 1 Hands-On Lab
  • 1 Course Quiz

About the course

Are you interested in networking and need a place to start, or looking to brush up on the basics? This course takes you through foundational networking concepts without presuming any prior knowledge.

  • Chapter 1 1 Lesson Introduction 1:35

    Welcome to the Networking Foundations Course

    1:35
  • Chapter 2 2 Lessons What is a Computer Network? 21:55

    Understanding Computer Networks

    9:02

    Introducing the OSI Model

    12:53
  • Chapter 3 4 Lessons Communicating in a Network 45:55

    IP Addressing: What's My Number?

    14:22

    DNS: What's Their Number?

    9:22

    Routing: How Do I Get from Here to There?

    7:11

    Setting a Static Host Entry in Linux

    15:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 2 Lessons Hands-On with Networking 22:21

    Finding My Network Information

    10:00

    Finding and Connecting with Others

    12:21
  • Chapter 5 3 Lessons Bringing It All Together 33:08

    Networking Foundations Review

    1:46

    Where to Go from Here?

    1:22

    Quiz: Networking Foundations

    30:00 Quiz

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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