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Rockstar Network Foundations

Thinking of getting a Net+, or CCNA? Start here, the class designed to kickstart your career in networking!

4.35 / 5.0
3087 students14 hours 33 minutes

Created by Chris Avants, offered on Udemy

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4.8/10

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Course length

9/10

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Overall score

5.3/10

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Description

Welcome to Rockstar Network Foundations, a new all-original video course designed to kick-start your career in computer networking. If you are new to IT, and or thinking about Network+ or CCNA Certification, start here. Rockstar Network Foundations covers a ton of fundamental network theory, like the OSI Model, TCP/IP, understanding network devices, network operating systems and configuring small to medium size networks, including using network operating systems like Cisco IOS. The theory and skills learned in this class will help your entire career. The numbers are in and this course includes almost 15hrs of HD Video, over 50 lessons, and 20 hand's on lab exercises you can complete at home delivered by a world-renowned CCIE Instructor.

Have you ever configured a switch or router from the ground up?

Along with teaching computer network fundamentals, the instructor spends a lot of time in the lab working through configurations from beginning to end and giving you challenge exercises you can complete on your own.

Are you a server Admin, Computer Technician, or Specialize in WiFi?

This course is designed as the ultimate network fundamentals course. Although lab examples are predominately around Cisco IOS and Cisco equipment, the concepts and theories covered in this class are agnostic and applicable to any network hardware. Additionally, this course makes a great refresher for a specialist who's job involves integrating with enterprise networks but whose primary responsibility may not give them much hand's on with routers/switches and other fundamental network components. Use this course to keep current, and practice those skills to stay at the top of your game.

Looking to earn a certification?

This course will lay the foundation, teaching you theory and skills that can help kick your certification journey in overdrive! The skills and knowledge learned in this course are requirements for several well-known industry certifications including CompTIA's Network+, Cisco Systems CCNA certification.

What you will learn

  • Computer Networking
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Standards and Standards Organizations
  • LANs and Layer 2
  • Internet Protocol IPv4 and IPv6
  • Subnetting
  • VLSM, CIDR
  • Skills to prepare for certifications like Net+, and CCNA
  • CCNA Preparation
  • Network+ Preparation

Requirements

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Basic Understand of Computers, Servers, and Network Devices
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  • Price: $24.99
  • Platform: Udemy
  • Language: English
  • 14 hours 33 minutes
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bestcourses score: 5.3/10

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