This first course in the Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos certification track begins teaching the knowledge needed to pass the JN0-102 exam. This course is a great fit for network engineers or IT Ops professionals looking to understand networking basics.
Adding networking skills to any IT pro's armory is a great idea for enhancing their career. In this course, Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos (JN0-102): Networking Fundamentals, you'll learn the foundations of how networks work and how applications use them to function. First, you'll discover how computers communicate with each other over local and wide area networks, along with the internet. Next, you'll explore examples of computers on a local area network (LAN) talking to each other and other local servers. After that, you'll learn how they communicate over a wide area network (WAN) and the internet. Finally, you'll dive into hands-on demos showing use of a Juniper switch or router running the Junos OS. By the end of this course, you'll have a solid foundational knowledge of networking to enhance your existing skill set, and be on your way to attaining the Juniper Networks JNCIA-Junos certification.
Rich Bibby is a Network Engineer with extensive experience in designing, deploying and supporting enterprise networks of varying size and scale. Areas of expertise include Campus LAN, WAN, Data Center, VPN, and Remote Access solutions from vendors including Juniper, Cisco, Arista, Checkpoint, and Pulse Secure.
Course Overview Hi everyone. My name is Rich Bibby, and welcome to my course Juniper Networks Networking Fundamentals. I'm a network engineer based in Manchester in the UK. This course is for budding network engineers or IT operations professionals looking to gain a solid understanding of the basics of networking. This course is also the first in a complete series covering the Juniper Networks' JNCIA-Junos certification, providing you with the skills and knowledge required to pass the exam. Some of the major topics that we will cover include network reference models, how ethernet networks function, an explanation of network devices such as hubs, routers, and switches, and IP addressing both in version 4 and version 6 and IP subnetting. By the end of the course, you will have a solid foundational knowledge of networking to enhance your existing skillset. You will also have completed the first step towards gaining the JNCIA-Junos certification from Juniper Networks, which is one of the most sought after in the industry. You only need a basic knowledge of computers and the internet before starting this course. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn networking with the Juniper Networks Networking Fundamentals course at Pluralsight.