Understand the Underlying Technologies that Support Today’s Communications Systems.
This course will highlight the critical nature of the links between equipment at a communications site as well as the importance of ensuring the integrity and security of backhaul links between sites. It is important that today’s technologists understand the requirements of today’s communications system customers and the underlying technologies that support them.
Student will acquire the knowledge and understanding required to configure, test, and maintain connectivity in communication system technologies. This will include TCP/IP networking fundamentals and communication protocols as well as Backhaul technologies.
- Differentiate cable and connector types
- Understand basic TCP/IP networking
- Be familiar with Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching in communication systems
- Describe the advantages and disadvantages of different backhaul technologies
- Perform basic testing of links and backhaul systems
- Describe the need for and application of Security Protocols in communication systems
- Describe network and link testing, validation, and troubleshooting best practices
Course Typically Offered: Online during Summer and Winter quarters.
Prerequisites: Previous knowledge in Algebra is recommended.
Next steps: Upon completion of this class, consider enrolling in other courses in the Wireless Communications Technologist Certificate.
More information: Contact email@example.com to learn more about Wireless Communications Technologist and course offerings.
Course Number: EE-40198
Credit: 3.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Wireless Communications Technologist
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7/11/2023 - 9/9/2023
This course is entirely web-based and to be completed asynchronously between the published course start and end dates. Synchronous attendance is NOT required.
You will have access to your online course on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
Shivakumar Mathapathi MS, is the Adjunct Professor at Sonoma State University and Santa Clara University. He is the co-founder and CTO of Dew Mobility, USA, Team Lead for Global City team challenge hosted by the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST USA).
Shivakumar has over 25 years of experience in product development, design and faculty. Mathapathi is a seasoned technologist, instructor and practitioner on the Internet of Things (IoT) with extensive experience as lead faculty, lab-practice and mentorship in executing smart city, smart agriculture, assisted living, and other IoT related projects. He has designed study programs and academic syllabi for the IoT course, a master’s curriculum taught at Santa Clara University and California Polytechnic State Unive...Read More
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No refunds after: 7/17/2023.
7/11/2023 - 9/9/2023
You will have access to your course materials on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the Science & Technology department at 858-534-3229 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information about when this course will be offered again.