Networking is the practice of connecting computer devices together to support communication among them.
Overview- Communication Protocols- Transmission Media- Networking Devices
An IP address is a unique identifier of a computer on the network and on the Internet.
Overview- IPv4- Classes of IP address- Subnet Mask
Routing is the act of moving data across an internetwork from a source to a destination.
Overview- Understanding the Routing Table- Types of Routing- Static Routing- Disadvantages of
When a host transmits data across a network to another device, data is encapsulated with several headers and trailers.
Overview- OSI Reference Model- Encapsulation- Decapsulation- Connection Oriented Protocol-
Packet filtering is a network security mechanism that works by controlling which data can flow to and from a network
Overview- Filters- Inbound Filter- Outbound Filter
Network address translation (NAT) allows a router to modify packets to allow for multiple devices to share a single public IP address
Overview- One to One NAT- Many to One NAT- Port Address Translation
It is a network protocol to automatically assign an IP address to a computer.
Overview- Static Configuration- Dynamic Configuration- Address Pool- Exclusions- Address- Lease- DHCP Relay Agent
Name Resolution is the process of resolving a name to an IP address before the source host sends the initial IP packet.NetBIOS- Broadcast- LMHosts File- WINS Server- DNS- Hosts File- DNS Server- Zones- Records- Zone Transfer- Replication- Recursion- Forwarders
Active Directory is a directory service used on Microsoft Windows based Server to store information and data about networks and domains.
Installation- Centralized Authentication- File Permissions- Profiles- Trust Relationship- Sites & Services- Global Catalog- FSMO- Group Policy Objects- Backup & Recovery- Certificate Services
File Server- Distributed File System- Shadow Copy- Disk quota- Backup & Restore- Print Services
A virtual private network is a mechanism for providing secure communication over the Internet.
Overview- Cryptography- VPN Phases- IKE- IPSec- Encapsulating Security Payload- Authentication Header- Site to Site VPN- Site to client VPN- PPTP- L2TP
Network Access and Management / Application Services
Remote Access- Windows Software Update Services- Digital Rights Management- Web Services
Remote Desktop Services is a new name for Terminal Services. Terminal Services enable users to access Windows-based programs that are installed on a terminal server or to access the full Windows desktop.
Terminal Services RemoteApp- Terminal Services Gateway- Terminal Services client connections- Terminal Services server options
Windows Deployment Services is the updated version of Remote Installation Services (RIS). Windows Deployment Services enables you to deploy Windows operating systems over the network
Deployment Server- Transport Server- Boot Images- Install Images- PXE Boot- Hyper-V