The Society of Broadcast Engineers

The Association for Broadcast and Multimedia Technology Professionals

Advanced IP Networking: Securing the Network of Networks

Instructional Method: On-demand. Available anytime.

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This is the third webinar in the Advanced IP Networking series. This webinar focuses on implementing security features in an IP network environment. Focus areas will include:

  • Firewall implementation
  • Implementing Ethernet switch port security
  • Providing secure outside access options to network resources
  • General network security best practices

Whereas this is not a CBNE preparation course, CBNE security study topics will be featured to aid in the preparation for the SBE CBNE examination.

Webinar Outline:

  • Introduction to IP Network Security Concepts
  • Developing a Security Policy
  • Secure Network Design Aspects
  • Common Threats to an IP Network
  • Firewall Implementation
  • Securing the Ethernet Switch
  • Understanding the IPsec VPN
  • Bonus Material: CBNE Study Topics

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

Wayne Pecena is the ssistant 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 over 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.

SBE Recertification Credit

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

Registration and Pricing

SBE Members: $62

SBE MemberPlus FREE

Non-Members: $92

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More information about registering using the SBE MemberPlus benefit

The Broadcast Infrastructure Cybersecurity series, like all new SBE webinars presented in 2020, are included at no additional cost for members who renew or join using the $175 SBE MemberPlus membership option. You get all four Cybersecurity modules, plus access to all archived SBE webinars and any new live webinars SBE presents through March 31, 2021, all for no extra cost. Members can renew and newcomers may join online at the SBE website using the SBE MemberPlus option.

Access to the SBE webinars through the SBE MemberPlus program is limited to the MemberPlus-purchaser only.  You are not permitted to distribute, sell, copy, share, project or otherwise make the webinars available to any other individual or group without express written permission by the SBE.


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