2022-2023 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Feb 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Course Catalog and Student Handbook

CIST 2453 - Enterprise Networking, Security & Automation


Prerequisite: CIST 2452  
This course describes the architectures and considerations related to designing, securing, operating,and troubleshooting enterprise networks. Major topics are wide area network (WAN) technologies and quality of service (QoS) mechanisms used for secure remote access. The course also introduces software-defined networking, virtualization, and automation concepts that support the digitalization of networks. Students gain skills to configure and troubleshoot enterprise networks, and learn to identify and protect against cybersecurity threats. They are introduced to network management
tools and learn key concepts of software-defined networking, including controller-based architectures and how application programming interfaces (APIs) enable network automation. Contact hours: Class - 2, Lab - 4. Credit hours: 4 (F, Su)