Networking Essentials for Security Specialists (HK653S)

Course overview

The Networking Essentials for Security Specialists course introduces network technicians to the HP E-Series switches and the basic networking technologies technicians need to know to begin configuring and managing these switches. For example, network technicians learn about infrastructure device security, virtual local area networks (VLANs), and IP routing. This course is equivalent to The Learning Center Networking Essentials for Security Specialists course from the ExpertOne program

  • Required: Getting Started with HP Switching and Routing (WBT)
  • Recommended: Learners new to the networking industry should review the ProCurve Networking Primer (WBT)

Professionals who deploy security solutions based on HP technologies, including HP Reseller Systems Engineers, Customer IT Staff, HP System Engineers, HP Services Field & Call Center Support Engineers

Next steps

Networking Essentials for Security Specialists, along with the prerequisite course and the HP TippingPoint Advanced Technical Security Products, prepares participants for the HP Accredited Integration Specialist- Network Security certification within the HP ExpertOne program. The exam number is HP2-Z19

Benefits to you

Networking Essentials for Security Specialists will provide network technicians with the knowledge and skills necessary to begin configuring HP E-Series switches in a contemporary small-to-medium business (SMB) network. The concepts presented are reinforced with hands-on experience configuring E-Series switches in a lab environment

Course outline

Topics Covered

  • Describe the E-Series networking products and technologies
  • Configure basic setup parameters
  • Configure and verify VLANs
  • Configure static routes
  • Configure security technologies

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