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Part 1: Introduction to IP Networking Standards & the Physical Layer

Instructional MethodLIVE presentation, Tuesday, March 28, 2-3:30 p.m. EST

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Join us for the Fundamentals of IP Networking Series Part 1 on March 28, 2017, 2 p.m. ET.  Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRB, CBNE presents this five-part series that is oriented as an introduction to intermediate level exposure to IP networking.  The series focuses on understanding underlying technology, standards and protocols utilized in a modern Ethernet based IP network in the broadcast technical plant. 

Part 1: Introduction to IP Networking Standards & the Physical Layer

Part 1 being presented by Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRB, CBNE lasts and hour and a half and serves as an introduction for the remaining series parts.  It focuses on understanding the IEEE, IETF, and OSI standards found today in an Ethernet-based IP network.  Physical layer exposure will focus on application and integration of the various Ethernet standards. 

The remaining modules will be presented over the coming months. Watch for further announcements.

The Newly- Revised Fundamentals of IP Networking Series

  • Part 1: Introduction to IP Networking Standards & Physical Layer - March 28, 2017

  • Part 2: Ethernet Switching Fundamentals and Implementation

  • Part 3: IP Routing and Internetworking Fundamentals
  • Part 4: Building a Segmented IP Network Focused Upon Performance & Security

  • Part 5: Cybersecurity Fundamenals & Securing the Network

Specific topics to be addressed in the series include the IEEE & IETF standards, the OSI & TCP reference models, Ethernet switching & VLAN creation, IP routing protocols and implementation, implementing a segmented IP network focused upon performance & security in the broadcast technical plant and understanding network security.  Where possible, practical implementation examples will focus on the broadcast IP network environment.


Wayne PecenaAbout Your Instructor: Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRB, CBNE

Instructing and the creator of the Fundamentals of IP Networking Series is Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRB, CBNE.  Wayne is the assistant director fo educational broadcast services in the Office of Information Technology at Texas A&M University.  In this position, he serves as the director of engineering of TTVN: The Enterprise Videoconference and Data Network serving the Texas A&M University System and Public Broadcast stations KAMU-TV and KAMU-FM serving the Brazos Valley area.  He has more than 35 years of broadcast telecommuncations experience and holds BS and MS degrees from Texas A&M University.  He is a licensed private pilot and holds Amateur Radio Operator License N1WP.

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The completion of this webinar from Webinars by SBE qualifies for 1 credit, identified under Category I of the Recertification Schedule for SBE Certifications. 

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If you have questions regarding this webinar, contact Cathy Orosz via email or by phone at 317-846-9000.

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