Ethernet Basics (e) - Flash
- Course Length:
- 1 hour of eLearning
NOTE: While you can purchase this course on any device, currently you can only run the course on your desktop or laptop.
As the communications industry transitions to wireless and wireline converged networks to support voice, video, data and mobile services over IP networks, a solid understanding of Ethernet and its role in networking is essential. Ethernet is native to IP and has been adopted in various forms by the communication industry. A solid foundation in IP and Ethernet has become a basic job requirement in the industry. Starting with a brief history, the course provides a focused basic level introduction to the fundamentals of Ethernet technology. It is a modular introductory course only on Ethernet basics as part of the overall eLearning IP fundamentals curriculum.
This course is intended for those seeking a basic level introduction to Ethernet technology.
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
• Define Ethernet
• Summarize the key variations of the Ethernet family of standards
• Discuss Ethernet addressing and Frame Structure
• Discuss Ethernet services offered by Carriers
1. Ethernet Defined
2. Ethernet Standards
3. Ethernet Addressing and Frame Structure
4. Carrier Ethernet