The Society of Broadcast Engineers

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2021 IP Networking, Part 2

A Focus On Ethernet Switching

February 25, 2021 | 2 p.m. ET

The 2021 IP Networking Series continues with Module 2: A Focus On Ethernet Switching on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 2 p.m. ET. Part 2 of the series will focus on understanding ethernet switching which has become the core technology of a modern IP network. Topics to be covered include Ethernet switch architecture, Ethernet switching principles, the collision domain, and the Ethernet frame; media access control/physical addressing; VLAN fundamentals, tagging and trunking; Spanning Tree Protocol; implementing VLANs; and Power-Over-Ethernet (PoE) standards.

Your Instructor

Wayne Pecena, CPBE, 8-VSB, AMD, DRD, CBNE

Wayne PecenaWayne Pecena is the assistant director of 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 is responsible for leading technology implementation for the enterprise network of the Texas A&M University System, supporting more than 150 IP data locations and more than 350 videoconference sites within Texas and internationally. In addition, Wayne is responsible for broadcast technology implementation at KAMU. He has more than 35 years of broadcast telecommunications 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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Registration and Pricing

This webinar will be approximately 90 minutes long. 

SBE Members: $62

MemberPlus Members FREE

Non-Members: $92

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