Unit 1 IP

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Unit 1 IP

Deliverable Length:

3

4 pages

Details:

Jan and Kim Levering have decided to expand their IT consulting business. They have
leased space in a nearby building. The following are the details:



They will have an entire floor that has the following:

o

a receptionist area

o

2 offices (one for Jan and one for Kim)

o

a conference room

o

an office that will accommodate 15 cubes for their consultants

o

a computer room to house their server(s)



They currently have 8 Windows XP systems set up in a workgroup

They woul
d like you to develop a 2
-
phased plan. The first phase involves moving from
the current office to the new office. In a 3

4
-
page report, you need to do the
following:



Diagram the network and identify the topology and components:

o

Their existing equipment is

as follows:



8 XP systems



1 each in Jan and Kim’s offices



6 systems cubes (1 per cube)



1 Windows Server 2008 (standard edition) system in the
computer room



1 printer in the computer room

o

Include the following:



IP addressing scheme (use static addressi
ng)



subnetting/supernetting



subnet mask for phase 1



Provide an installation guide on how to set up the Windows Server 2008
system and the network, including the following:

o

illustrations of the server installation process

o

a minimum of 8 Windows Server 20
08 screenshots, with detailed
explanations

o

descriptions of the settings for the following:



server roles



naming conventions



disk format (NTFS or FAT)



joining



security



centralized versus decentralized administration

o

a discussion of TCP/IP configuration

o

a c
omparison of settings between workgroup and domain

o

an explanation of typical installation problems/difficulties related to
the following:



hardware



software



the network

The second phase, to be completed later, will be to expand their network to
accommodat
e additional equipment.




UNIT 2

Deliverable Length:

4

6 pages

Details:

Some time has passed, and Jan and Kim have decided that they need to create an
Intranet. They intend to implement a Web server for internal use. They realize that
they need to imple
ment at least 1 DNS server.

Write a 4

6
-
page report for them with the details, illustrations, and possible concerns
of implementing an Intranet.



DNS

o

Explain the benefits of using DNS.

o

Explain to them how DNS is used on the Internet because they are
also c
onsidering Internet connectivity.

o

Include recommendations for connecting to the Internet.

o

Explain what potential issues exist when configuring or maintaining
DNS.

o

Discuss security concerns introduced with Internet connectivity and
with DNS.



Diagrams

o

Illu
strate the DNS installation process.

o

Include a minimum of 8 screenshots with detailed explanations.



Domain

o

Provide a proposed domain for their company, JKLevering, Inc.

o

Provide detailed instructions on how the proposed domain would be
set up.


UNIT 3

De
liverable Length:

2

4 pages

Details:

As you may recall, JKLevering, Inc. used static addressing for its LAN. It has been
having a difficult time managing this environment.

In a 2

4
-
page report, do the following:



List some issues with static addressing th
at the company may be
experiencing.



Explain the advantages of using DHCP.



Provide a detailed document illustrating how to set up DHCP for its
environment, which you were instrumental in designing and implementing.



Illustrate the DHCP installation process.



Include a minimum of 8 screenshots with detailed explanations.



Provide a tutorial describing use of the various networking tools available in
the Windows Server 2008 environment to aid in troubleshooting networking issues.








UNIT 4

Your organization’
s datacenter is located on one of the floors of the building that the organization rents. It
has 6 departments named Dept A, Dept B, Dept C, Dept D, Dept E, and Dept F that are located on five
different floors and all the subnets have access to the Interne
t. The directors of Dept A and Dept F report
to the same executive vice president. The executive vice president is located in the same floor as Dept A.
Also Dept C and Dept F report to the senior vice president, who is in the same floor as Dept D.

The orga
nization has 15 servers. Privacy has to be maintained while using Internet and network resources.
The network servers host personal, organization
-
wide, departmental, and management data. Each
employee can view his or her own personal data, departmental, an
d organization
-
wide data. Management
data can only be viewed and edited by directors, senior vice presidents, and executive vice presidents for
each department. Each department has two dedicated servers: one for personal, departmental, and
organizational d
ata, and the second server is used to store management data.

The project steering committee has decided that a VLAN is necessary. Provide the design of VLAN that you
will recommend for your organization and explain your reason for recommending the design (
Use a
drawing tool if necessary.).

Hints:



Configure VLAN so that Dept F management data going to Department A floor where the office of
the executive vice president is located are isolated from other data in Department A.



Configure VLAN so that Dept C man
agement data going to Department D floor where the office of
the senior vice president is located are isolated from other data in Department D.

This assignment requires a drawing tool such as Visio.

Unit 5

Deliverable Length:

Diagram, 2
-
3 pages

Details:

Discuss two routing protocols that can be used to route packets through the Internet
and between autonomous systems (interautonomous system routing or exterior
gateway routing). Which protocol is more popular and why?

Assignment Guidelines:



Using the cours
e materials, the textbook, and Web resources, research
interautonomous system routing and exterior gateway routing.



Use the following questions to format your paper:

o

What is the Border Gateway Protocol?

o

What is the Exterior Gateway Protocol?

o

Which of thes
e two protocols is more commonly used? Explain



Using Microsoft Visio, create a connectivity diagram using a linked
-
state
protocol for a medium
-
sized corporation.

o

The corporation has three, six
-
story buildings.



There is one in the United States, one in C
anada, and one in
China.

o

There are approximately 10,000 users total for the three buildings.

o

Due to the magnitude of the example corporation, the diagram does
not have to represent every minute detail.



The diagram should consist of general elements with
explanations of what the elements specifically represent.

Your submitted assignment (
125 points
) must include the following:



A Visio diagram and a 3

4 page, double
-
spaced Microsoft Word document, excluding title page and
reference section. All references

should be in APA format. You may find using section headings and
bullets make the paper more readable.



A diagram of the medium
-
sized corporation using linked
-
state protocols.