TIRM03: Internet Fundamentals

1 day
Level of Study


To guarantee the availability of Internet services, it is important for networking professionals to understand the core technologies that drive the Internet. This tutorial provides a fundamental overview of these technologies that are relevant to Internet operations and development: IP addressing, routing, DNS, IPv6, and Internet security.

The course also covers protocols and TCP/IP, subnetting, and network design. These concepts are key to understanding Internet fundamentals. In addition, the structure and management of the Internet today will be examined as well as current issues and concerns.

Target audience

This tutorial is targeted at operators and IT professionals who are new to the industry, or those interested in an overall understanding of Internet technologies and issues.


It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of networking.

Course outline

  • IP fundamentals
  • Routing fundamentals
  • IP address management
  • DNS and Reverse DNS fundamentals
  • Security fundamentals
  • IPv6 overview

Other requirements

Participants are advised to bring their own laptop computers with high-speed Wi-Fi (802.11a/g/n/ac) and administrative access to system. It is also recommended that laptops have Intel i5 or i7 processor, >=8GB of RAM and 30GB of free hard disk space.

Maximum number of attendees

50 participants per tutorial

Please note

Certificate of participation is provided upon successful completion of the course.