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This complete training course for the TCP/IP 4 includes 3 VHS tapes and contains over 5 hours of professional quality instructor led training. Multimedia content allows you to quickly learn key concepts and the VHS format lets you quickly pause and review important areas. A detailed outline of the course as well as a short introduction to the trainer are included below.

   TCP/IP 4 set of 3 (VHS) $129.95
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About The Trainer:

Kevin Wolford started his computer career in 1983. He has been a technical writer, network administrator, and trainer. Kevin spent many years with Novell and is a CNI and Master CNE. In 1998 Kevin founded Tech Training, giving him a chance to test his training ideas on live labs. He is also an MCSE, MCT, and is certified in SMS, SQL Server, TCP/IP, NT Workstation, NT Server, Exchange Server, Windows 9x and 2000. Kevin has authored Microsoft certification books for New Riders and Sybex. He also owns a consulting company dedicated to teaching complex technical topics in a simple way.

 Level 1 (1 Hr. 48 Min.)

  Introduction to TCP/IP (11 Min.)

  • What is TCP/IP
  • The Microsoft TCP/IP Protocol Suite
  • TCP/IP Utilities
  • Installing TCP/IP on an NT Server
  • IP Addresses (9 Min.)
  • Binary Arithmetic
  Defining an IP Address (20 Min.)

  • What is an IP Address
  • Network ID & Host ID
  • Address Classes
  • Assigning Addresses
  • Common Addressing
  • Common Addressing Problems
  Sub Net Masking (50 Min.)

  • What is a Sub Net
  • Sub Net Addressing
  • What is a Sub Net Mask
  • Default Sub Net Masks
  • Custom Sub Net Masks
  • Using a Sub Net Mask to Determine if a Host is Local or Remote
  • How IP Determines if a Packet is Destined Locally or Remotely
  • Determining the Number of Sub Net Mask Bits
  • Defining Network ID's for an Internetwork
  • Shortcut to Defining Network ID's
  • Defining Host ID's for a Sub Net
  Testing TCP/IP (15 Min.)

  • Reviewing the Server Address
  • Using PING to Test the Connection
  • IP Configuration Problems
  • Testing TCP/IP with IPCONFIG & PING

 Level 2 (1 Hr. 20 Min.)

  TCP/IP Protocols (5 Min.)

  • TCP Protocol
  • Port Numbers
  • How TCP Sets Up a Connection
  • Structure of a TCP Packet
  • UDP (User Datagram Protocol)
  • Structure of a VDP Packet
  • Network Monitor Tool (8 Min.)
  • Installing the Network Monitor Tool & Agent
  • Capturing TCP/IP Traffic
  IP Routing (16 Min.)

  • What is IP Routing?
  • Dynamic vs. Static IP Routing
  • Configuring Static IP Routers
  • Examining Contents of Routing Table & Adding Entries
  • Installing Extra Network Cards & Assigning IP Address
  • Routing Internet Protocol
  • The Tracer T Utility
  DHCP (50 Min.)

  • What is DHCP?
  • Manual vs. Automatic Configuration
  • How DHCP Works
  • Implementing Considerations
  • Multiple DHCP Servers
  • DHCP Requirements
  • Installing the Software
  • Setting Up a Scope of IP Addresses
  • Configuring Scope Options
  • Reserving Specific Addresses for a Client
  • Setting up the Client
  • Resolving DHCP Problems Using the IPCONFIG Utility
  • Taking a Look at the Active Leases
  • Deactivating the Scope
  • IP Lease Renewal
  • Viewing the Packets that are Exchanged During DHCP Addressing
  • Trouble Shooting
  • Enabling the DHCP Relay Agent
  • Installing the DHCP Relay Agent
  • Changing the DHCP Relay Agent's Settings

 Level 3 (1 Hr. 48 Min.)

  Net Bios Names (25 Min.)

  • What is a Net Bios Name?
  • Where the Net Bios Name is Defined
  • Net Bios Name Registration
  • Segmenting NetBios Names with Scopes
  • What is Net Bios Name Resolution
  • MS Methods of Resolving Net Bios Names
  • NBT Stat Command
  • LMHost File
  • Name Resolution Problems Using LMHost
  WINS (37 Min.)

  • What is WINS
  • Why Use WINS
  • How WINS Works
  • Name Registration
  • Name Renewal
  • Name Release
  • Name Query & Name Response
  • Implementation Considerations
  • WINS Requirements
  • Installing a WINS Server
  • Configuring WINS
  • WINS Manager
  • Configuring a WINS Proxy Agent
  • Configuring DHCP Clients
  • More Server Configuration
  • Database Replication Between WINS Servers
  • Database Maintenance & Back Up
  Browsing (10 Min.)

  • Browser Overview
  • Browsing in a TCP/IP Sub-netted Environment
  • Browsing Using the LMHost File
  • Browsing with WINS
  HOST Name Resolution (5 Min.)

  • TCP/IP Naming Schemes
  • Resolving Names with a HOSTS File
  • Resolving Names with a DNS Server
  • Microsoft Methods of Resolving Host Names
  • The HOSTS File
  DNS (22 Min.)

  • Overview
  • Domain Name Space
  • Zones of Authority
  • Name Server Roles
  • Name Resolution
  • Inverse Query
  • Recursive Query vs. Iterative Query
  • Caching & TTL
  • Installing DNS & Creating Primary Zones
  • Creating Secondary Zones
  Printing Support (3 Min.)

  • TCP/IP Printer
  • SNMP Services
  Internet Information Server (5 Min.)

  • Overview

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