Wireless Networking Fundamentals
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Wireless Networking Fundamentals

Understanding Radio Frequency Signalling for Better Network Design and Implementation
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4.3 (408 ratings)
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Created by Infinite Skills
Last updated 6/2016
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This course includes
  • 7 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Once you have completed this training course, you will have gained a solid understanding of how radio frequency signalling will allow for better network design and implementation.
  • You will start by learning about wireless basics, including how wireless works, wireless components, and measuring wireless power
  • This video tutorial also covers wireless LANs, wireless security fundamentals, and WLAN design and threats
Requirements
  • PC or MAC
  • For users that are already familiar with wireless networks
Description

In this Wireless Networking Fundamentals training course, expert author Mark Long will teach you the basics of understanding how wireless networks behave and misbehave, as well as the technologies needed for better network design and implementation. This course is designed for users that are already familiar with wireless networks. 

You will start by learning about wireless basics, including how wireless works, wireless components, and measuring wireless power. From there, Mark will teach you about RF behaviors, wireless signalling, and signal transmission. This video tutorial also covers wireless LANs, wireless security fundamentals, and WLAN design and threats. Finally, you will learn about WLAN troubleshooting, including SNR issues, hidden node obstruction, and full power transmission.

Once you have completed this computer based training course, you will have gained a solid understanding of how radio frequency signalling will allow for better network design and implementation.

Who this course is for:
  • This course is designed for users that are already familiar with wireless networks
  • Geared towards users who want to learn advanced Wireless Networking Fundamentals
Course content
Expand all 88 lectures 07:05:03
+ Introduction
8 lectures 39:37
Wireless Networking History
04:47
WiFi Alliance
04:51
802.11 Standards Part - 1
05:04
802.11 Standards Part - 2
06:02
Regulatory Bodies
04:52
+ Wireless Basics
7 lectures 32:10
How Wireless Works
04:52
Wireless SWOTs
04:50
Wireless Signal Characteristics
05:07
Wireless Components
05:33
Measuring Wireless Power Part - 1
04:40
Measuring Wireless Power Part - 2
02:46
Wireless Topologies
04:22
+ Understanding RF
7 lectures 29:15
RF Behaviors Part - 1
05:27
RF Behaviors Part - 2
05:08
RF Behaviors Part - 3
03:02
RF Math
04:31
Rule of 10s And 3s
05:23
What is EIRP
02:47
Understanding Beamwidth
02:57
+ Wireless Signaling
11 lectures 57:46
Bands Channels And Frequencies
06:12
What is Spread Spectrum
06:35
FHSS
04:12
DSSS
05:53
OFDM
06:42
Common Wireless Bands
05:25
2.4 GHz Basics Part - 1
05:45
2.4 GHz Basics Part - 2
05:21
5 GHz Basics Part - 1
04:48
5 GHz Basics Part - 2
04:20
Bandwidth And Throughput
02:33
+ Signal Transmission
14 lectures 01:07:50
Antenna Basics Part - 1
05:05
Antenna Basics Part - 2
04:02
Basic Antenna Types
05:30
Radiation Patterns
04:42
Reading Polar Charts
05:18
Parabolic And Grid Antennas
02:34
Sector Antennas
03:05
Line of Sight
04:04
Fresnel Zones
05:56
Understanding Antenna Diversity
05:26
MIMO
05:38
Understanding Attenuators
03:50
VSWR
06:15
Installation Concerns
06:25
+ Wireless LANs
10 lectures 50:54
Wireless LAN Basics
06:28
Access Point Basics
06:23
SSID Basics
04:52
BSS And BSSID
05:20
Distribution System
03:38
Extended Service Set
04:48
Independent Basic Service Set
03:35
Mesh Basic Service Set
04:14
Access Point Modes
05:10
CSMA/CD And CSMA/CA
06:26
+ Wireless Security Fundamentals
10 lectures 50:27
Wireless Security Challenges
05:03
Wireless Security Policy
05:47
AAA
04:26
Data Protection
05:36
Segmentation And Monitoring
05:33
Client Authentication Options
04:41
WEP
06:15
WPA And WPA2
05:45
802.1x
03:45
MAC Filtering
03:36
+ WLAN Design
7 lectures 38:07
Site Survey
05:44
Site Survey Tools
05:41
Customer Education
05:16
Existing WLAN Considerations
05:22
Security Requirements
04:35
AP Placement And Settings
05:33
Coverage Analysis
05:56
+ WLAN Threats
5 lectures 23:04
Rouge AP
05:18
Soft APs
03:20
Eavesdropping
05:17
Configuration Errors
04:43
Denial of Service
04:26
+ WLAN Troubleshooting
8 lectures 32:28
Troubleshooting 101
06:02
RF Interference
03:49
Adjacent Channel Interference
05:26
SNR Issues
04:40
Hidden Node Obstruction Part - 1
05:03
Hidden Node Obstruction Part - 2
01:23
Full Power Transmission
02:54
Physical Environment
03:11