Course

Switch Features

    Syllabus

  • Port Mirroring Video — 00:03:24
    • Mike talks about how to duplicate the traffic from one router port to another port.

  • Switch Port Protection Video — 00:06:33
    • Mike discusses the various switch port mitigation techniques and how they are used in a working network environment.

  • Trunking Video — 00:07:44
    • This episode covers how to transfer VLAN traffic between switches in a process called ‘trunking.’

  • Introduction to VLANs Video — 00:10:13
    • In this episode, Joe explores the concepts and processes behind virtual LANs, including managed switches and trunking.

  • Device Placement Scenarios Video — 00:12:46
    • Mike explores the different types of devices and locations for network security, as well as best performance outcomes. Learn the fundamentals of configuring certain devices either in-band or out-of-band.

  • Proxy Servers Video — 00:12:36
    • In this episode, Mike discusses the different types of proxy servers and their purpose.

  • Quality of Service Video — 00:05:02
    • Mike shows how traffic is prioritized to maximize efficiency of communication.

  • Port Bonding Video — 00:07:07
    • Mike looks at how to improve network throughput from a router by combining traffic onto multiple router ports.

  • Cisco Commands Video — 00:06:21
    • Joe touches on a few Cisco commands to demonstrate how they are used in enterprise environments.

  • InterVLAN Routing Video — 00:03:01
    • In this episode, Mike shows how to network between virtual LANs.

  • Switch Management Video — 00:08:54
    • Joe covers the basic interface of a managed switch.

  • Load Balancing Video — 00:08:24
    • In this episode, Mike explores the concepts of load balancing, as well as why and how to implement this type of configuration.

  • IDS vs. IPS Video — 00:04:20
    • In this episode, Mike looks at intrusion detection systems and intrusion protection systems.

Syllabus

Course description

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We use Infosec Skills to provide continuous training to our technicians and to prepare them for various certifications. Infosec Skills allows us to create personalized training programs that focus on each of our technicians’ particular roles and see their progress as they take courses. We also, recommend it to clients to make their IT support teams better.

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This has been utilized to bridge the skills gap across our cyber team and to aid them as they prepare for their various certifications. It also has provided a nice learning foundation for our various cyber team members to utilize as we continue to find ways for cross-utilization with operations while minimizing the downtime needed to ensure everyone’s knowledge is the same.

Daniel Simpson

IS

We use Infosec Skills to provide base level knowledge for employees. We also use the services to provide in depth learning for employees as they encounter new technologies. If an employee is is assigned to a new project, we can rely on Infosec Skills to provide a rapid concentrated learning environment. This rapid concentrated learning positions our employees for success.

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