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Information Technology (BIT, IMD, NET)

Carleton School of Information Technology
Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology

NET 4008 [0.5 credit]

Multilayer Switched Networks

Overview of campus networks. Switched vs. routed networks. VLAN and Inter-VLAN routing. Multiple flavours of the spanning tree protocol. Different protocols to ensure redundancy in the network. Wireless networks, access points and wireless controller. How to support voice on the network. Notion of QoS. Switch security.
Prerequisite: NET 2001.
Lectures three hours a week, tutorial/laboratory two hours a week.

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