Layer 2 Switching Fundamentals

April 2019 with Keith Barker

  • Entry
  • 5 videos
  • 24 mins
Join Keith Barker as he covers the fundamentals of a layer 2 switch. Learn how a switch differs from a network hub and bridge, how a switch learns and uses MAC addresses to make forwarding decisions, and how IP addresses are configured on managed switches. Gain an understanding of virtual local area networks (VLANs), VLAN assignment, trunking, managed and unmanaged switches, and more.

Get started
Keith Barker
Keith Barker

Quizzes & Practice Exams

Reinforce core concepts and new skills with built-in quiz questions, and exams.

Virtual Labs

Explore new technology and apply your expertise in customized virtual labs.

Accountability Coaching

Define your goals and stick to a training plan with help from our coaches.

Learn this skill and so much more!

Get started

Gain instant access to our entire IT training library, free for your first week. Train anytime on your desktop, tablet, or mobile devices.

Not sure where to start?
Call 541-284-5522 or try our .

What is it like to train with us?

Our learners say it best.

Helps me learn the skills I need when I need them

Read Reviews