This course will help students develop a systematic understanding of the concepts, protocols and standards for computer networks and internetworking, used in current and future communication infrastructures. It is vital in today's networking market that network managers, administrators and engineers have a critical insight and practical experience of the essential tools used for monitoring, managing and evaluating computer networks.
The learning outcomes of this course are:
- Appreciating the need for interoperable network management
- Understanding general concepts and architecture behind standards based network management
- Appreciating network management as a typical distributed application
- Getting a feeling of current trends in network management technologies
Pre-Requisites: ICTM 601
Textbook: Principles of Computer Systems and Network Management 2009th Edition by Dinesh Chandra Verma (Author)