Working with networks today, you will encounter a number of advanced and specialized network devices. You will still be responsible for troubleshooting clients, servers, and cables, but you will also deal with the detailed configuration of switches and routers.

In this chapter you will explore basic network terms; configure and work with VPNs and VLANs; and examine the properties of intrusion detection systems, intrusion prevention systems, and proxy servers.


Lab Exercise 11.01: Exploring Network Terms

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