Assessment Item 1

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Assessment Item 1

Class Name


Design and Implement Internetworking Systems

Teacher Name


Jed Hall

Date Given


31/08/2010

Date Due


14/09/2010

Answer the following questions. There is no word limit on any question.

Switches and Switching (10 marks):

1.

List some factors that impact network performance

2.

Explain what a Network Segment is

3.

List three different pieces of network hardware

4.

List some pros and cons of Network Segmentation

5.

What is Spanning
-
Tree Protocol?

VLANs (20

marks):

1.

What is a VLAN?

2.

What is th
e difference between a Static VLAN and a Dynamic VLAN?

3.

List two benefits of having a VLAN

4.

What is VLAN Trunking?

5.

Briefly describe the two types of VLANs

6.

Explain one of the VLAN Modes

7.

List the model of a switch that can be configured for a VLAN

8.

What is Teln
et?

9.

What is SSH?

10.

What does IOS stand for?

IGRP (10 marks):

1.

What is IGRP? Give a brief description

2.

What role do metrics play in IGRP?

3.

What is static routing in IGRP?

4.

What is dynamic routing in IGRP?

5.

What is the maximum hop count for IGRP?

Access Lists (10
marks):

1.

What is an Access List? Give a brief description

2.

Why would you use an Access List?

3.

What happens if you need to add more addresses to your Access List?

4.

What is a Standard Access List?

5.

What is an Extended Access List?

Internet Packet eXchange Protoco
l (10 marks):

1.

What is IPX? Give a brief description

2.

What layer of the OSI model is IPX on?

3.

What is SAP? Give a brief description

4.

Name and describe one of the Novell Routers.

5.

How would you perform a “ping” command using IPX?

Network Documentation (10 marks)
:

1.

List one reason why you would create network documentation

2.

List two elements of network documentation

3.

List one tool you can use for network documentation

4.

What is an MDF?

5.

Why is it a good idea to keep maintenance records?

Network Security (10 marks):

1.

List

four network security threats and briefly describe each

2.

Why is it a good idea to backup sensitive or important data?

3.

Describe one media you can use to perform a backup

4.

What place does redundancy have in network security?

Network Risk Management (10 marks)
:

1.

Why is it important to manage network risks?

2.

List and describe two environmental hazards in a network

3.

What is EMI? Briefly describe a situation where EMI is present

4.

What benefit does power conditioning provide?

5.

What is a software virus?

Total of 90 marks