One day training event, Networking Fundementals, sponsored by Boston Network User Group.

To be held Saturday, July 16th, 2005 at Mt. Ida College in Newton, MA. Cost is $100 in advance.

Sign up here!


  • The basics of the Internet. TCP/IP. Packets. Terminology. The seven layer OSI model (don't worry if you don't know what this means right now!). How the Internet works. Connecting up. Terminology.
  • Networking topologies, technologies, and equipment.
  • IP Networking. TCP. UDP. Masks. Gateways. Bridges. Routers. Cable. DSL. Fiber. Cat 5.
  • SMB implementations. WLAN. Wireless. Wired. Security considerations.
  • Remote access.
  • Local and Wide Area Networks.
  • Virtual Private networks. NAT. Firewalls. Cryptography. Shared key. Public/Private key. Certificates. Tunneling protocols.
  • Live demonstrations. Chances to ask questions. Chances to get answers to questions. And much, much more.