Almost all businesses use DHCP. This course builds on delegates existing IP knowledge and focuses on IP Address management using DHCP. Also covered is the role of DHCP in plug and play environments.
What is DHCP?, IP configuration: Address, mask,
default gateway, DNS. History of DHCP: RARP,
Hands on Client configuration, releasing and renewing.
Installation. Base configuration: Scope. Lease
period. DHCP options.
Hands on Server setup, Impact of lease times. Server monitoring.
Client states. Obtaining, renewing leases. DHCP
messages: DISCOVER, OFFER, REQUEST,
NAK, ACK, DECLINE, RELEASE, INFORM.
Hands on Troubleshooting DHCP using Wireshark.
DHCP relay agents. Server platforms, resilience,
DHCP fail over, split scopes. Dynamic DNS and
Hands on DDNS, routers, Troubleshooting.
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This structured training course seeks to build upon workbook learning through the use of group exercises, dynamic discussion and individual tasks in order to deliver an engaging and interactive module that will ensure all candidates are able to transfer their new skills into the workplace.