Syllabus: Intro to Industrial Ethernet Networking

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Day 1: April 13
 8:30  Breakfast
9:00 – 9:15 Introduction & Overview
9:15 -10:00 Component Basics
Mangaged Vs. Unmanaged Switch Part I
MAC ID vs. IP Addressing
9:45-10:00 Introduction to the OSI Model
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15-10:45 Working with Managed Switches
How to set up a switch first time
Utilities
Discuss other access options
10:45-11:30 Switches in Groups
Switch Architectures
Overview of Redundancy
Special Fast Redundancy Protocols
11:30-12:00 Basic Maintenance
Configuration Backup – Online and other devices
Firmware Upgrades
12:00 – 1:00  Lunch
1:00-1:30 Basic Maintenance
Traffic monitoring
Port Control
Port Mirroring – Wireshark
1:30-2:15 Security
Syslog
SNMP Notifications
Relay Contact
Password Maintenance
Radius
MAC Filter
2:15 – 2:30 Break
2:30 – 3:00 Viewing Switch/Newtork Status at a higher level
Graphical Monitoring Tools
Monitoring with HMI / SCADA
3:00-4:00 Wireless
Wireless Standards A,B,G, N
Basic Antennas -Yagi, Omni, Panel
Redundancy
Frequency examples 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz, 900 MHZ
Security
4:00 – 4:30 Review
OSI – Model Part II
Reviewing Managed vs. Unmanaged Switches
 Day 2: April 14
8:30: Breakfast followed by Review of Topics Covered Day 1
9:15-9:30 PoE (Power Over Ethernet)
9:30-10:00 Introduction to VLANS
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15-10:30 Layer III Overview – Switches vs. Routers
10:30 – 11:00 Layer III Switches
Basic Routing between different Subnets
Intro to Layer III routing protocols
11:00 – 11:15 Router variations
11:15 – 12:00 Layer III Router Applications
1 to 1 NAT between different Subnets
Firewall Rules
VPN Examples