This week: Networking 101
Networking within the IT industry doesn't mean giving out business cards. It involves a different skill: making the internet work. IT managers onboarding new staff, or seasoned IT pros looking for a deeper dive — we've got you covered.
Choosing the right routing protocol is crucial to a smooth-running network. In this article, we examined OSPF and BGP — and how to determine which one will work best for your needs.
To learn networking, you first must understand the OSI model, especially the lower levels. Here we took a look at Layers 1 through 3 — and how they fit into networks.
Confused by the OSI Model? You're aren't alone. Even seasoned networking pros need a refresher. Here's a great guide to understanding each of the seven layers of the OSI Model.