Course: COMP 539. Network Infrastructure (3)
Prerequisite: COMP 424 or COMP 429. Topics regarding the implementation and administration of network and information infrastructure components will be presented. Issues covered include security administration, packet filtering, proxy services and virus protection. Fundamentals of administering information services such as SMTP, DNS, LDAP and HTTP will be investigated. Internet infrastructure administration and routing protocols such as RIP, BGP and link redundancy will also be explored.