Introduction to network managements, Network management framework, Network based managements, Evolution of network management : SGMP, CMIP, SNMP. Network implementation and management strategies, Network management categories : Performance management, Fault management, Configuration management, Security managements, Accounting managements. Network management configuration : Centralized configuration, Distributed configuration. Selected management strategy.
Management Information Base (MIB), Structure of management information, NMS presentation of the SMI, NMS Meter-ware network view. Remote Monitoring (RMON), RMON group.
Desktop management : Desktop Management Interface (DMI), DMI architecture, DMI browser, DMI/SNMP mapping, Desktop SNMP extension agents. Setting up LAN access, SNMP configuration.
Introduction, Layering, OSI layering, TCP/IP layering, Protocols and standards, Internet standards, Internet administration, Internet addresses, Internet protocol : Introduction, IP header, IP routing, Subnet addressing, Subnet mask, Special case of IP addresses, Comparative study of IPv4 & IPv6, Port numbers address resolution protocol, ARP packet format, Proxy ARP, ARP command, ARP example, Reverse Address Resolution Protocol (RARP) : Introduction, RARP packet format, RARP examples, RARP server design.
Delivery and routing of IP packets, Routing methods, Static versus dynamic routing, Routing table and routing module, Classless addressing : CIDR. Internet Protocol (IP), Datagram, Fragmentation, Options, IP package. Interior and exterior routing, Routing Information Protocol (RIP), Open Shortest Path First Protocol (OSPF), BGP, GGP. Private networks. Virtual Private Network (VPN), Network Address Translation (NAT).
Internet Control Message Protocols (ICMP) : Types of message, Message format, Error reporting, Query, Checksum, ICMP package. IGMP, IGMP message and its operation, IGMP package.Transmission control protocol, Process-to-Process communication, TCP services flow control, TCP timers. TCP operation, TCP package. Application layers protocol, Telnet protocol, File Transfer Protocol (FTP), Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP), X-Window system protocol, Remote procedure call and network file system.