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Network Management and System Administration
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Postgraduate (PG)
School of Arts and Sciences
School of Engineering

'Network Management and System Administration' is a course offered in M. C. A. (Master of Computer Applications) program at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Basic Hardware: Network Fundamentals: Local Area Networking - Defining Networks with the OSI Model - Wired and Wireless Networks - Internet Protocol - Implementing TCP/IP in the Command Line- Working with Networking Services - Understanding Wide Area Networks - Defining Network Infrastructures and Network Security. 27 Security Fundamentals: Security Layers – Authentication – Authorization - Accounting - Security Policies - Network Security - Server and Client Protection. Windows Server Fundamentals: Server Overview - Managing Windows Server 2008 R2 - Managing Storage - Monitoring and Troubleshooting Servers - Essential Services - File and Print Services - Popular Windows Network Services and Applications. Linux Fundamentals: System Architecture-Determine and Configure Hardware Settings- Boot the System - Change Run Levels and Shut Down or Reboot System -Linux Installation and Package Management - File Systems- Create Partitions and File systems - Maintain the Integrity of File Systems - Control Mounting and Unmounting of File Systems. Manage Disk Quotas - File Permissions and Ownership - Create and Change Hard and Symbolic Links. Network Management Lab: Windows Network Configurations and Linux Network Configurations.

  • 98-366: “Networking Fundamentals, Microsoft Official Academic Course (MicrosoftCorporation)”, Wiley, 2011.
  • 98-367: “MTA Security Fundamentals, Microsoft Official Academic Course(MicrosoftCorporation)”, Wiley, 2011.
  • 98-365: “Windows Server Administration Fundamentals, Microsoft Official AcademicCourse (Microsoft Corporation)”, Wiley, 2011.
  • Adam Header, Stephen Addison Schneiter, James Stanger and Bruno Gomes Pessanha,LPI “Linux certification in Nut shell”, Third edition, O’Reilly, 2010.