“IT Networking Fundamentals”
Mr. Marlon McRae
Knowing how to install, configure, and troubleshoot a computer network is a highly marketable and exciting skill. This course first introduces the fundamental building blocks that form a modern network, such as protocols, topologies, hardware, and network operating systems. It then provides in-depth coverage of the most important concepts in contemporary networking, such as TCP/IP, Ethernet, wireless transmission, and security. The course will prepare you to select the best network design, hardware, and software for your environment.
- Anyone who wants to understand IT Networking Fundamentals
- Beginner level students new to the IT Networking Field
Duration: 8 Weeks
You will need the following for this course:
- Internet connection.
- A computer or tablet
Marlon McRae, BS
Name: Marlon McRae, BS
Department: Business & Applied Technologies
Specialties: IT Testing & Evaluation, Program Management, Information Assurance, Active Directory
Mr. Marlon McRae is an Assignment Coordinator/ Instructor at Central Florida Institute of Technology. He previously was a Multichannel Transmission Systems Operator and an Information Technology Specialist for the United States Army. Mr. McRae is currently an Information Assurance Analyst for a large contractor of the U.S. federal government. He earned his Associate degree in Information Technology from the University of Central Florida, and his Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology (Cyber Security) from Excelsior College. Mr. McRae specializes in multi-functional/multi-user information processing systems, internal and external networking, computer information systems, and communications security. He holds Security + (Sec+), Cisco Certified Technician (CCT), and Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) IT certifications.