About NEAT

Course Outline

Unit 0: Preparation

KVM Host Setup:

Teacher Lab Setup:

Student Lab Setup:

Unit 1: Introduction

Intro to Linux:

Intro to IP Addressing:

Unit 2: KVM and Cisco

KVM Intro/Lab (Getting Lab Files guide in misc):
Est. time: 1.5-2.5 Hours

Cisco Lab (Getting Lab Files guide in misc):
Est. time: 45 min- 1.5 Hours

Unit 3: Routing

Intro to Routing:

Static Routing Lab (Getting Lab Files guide in misc):
Est. time: 4-6 Hours

Dynamic Routing using OSPF Lab:
Est. time: 2-3 Hours

Unit 4: Firewalls

Intro to Firewalling:

Firewall Lab
Est time: 3-4 Hours

Firewall Lab with Tunneling
Est time: 3-4 Hours

Unit 5: VoIP Systems

Intro to VoIP:

VoIP Lab (Getting Lab Files guide in misc):
Est time: 3-5 Hours

VoIP Lab Updated:
Est time: 3-5 Hours

Bonus Labs

DHCP Bonus Real-World Scenario: Dueling DHCP servers
Est time: 2-3 Hours

OSPF & BGP Bonus Lab
Est. time: 3-5 Hours

Miscellaneous Resources

Useful Commands & Info

About Your NEAT Rack:

Getting Lab Files:

Using Minicom (to access a Cisco device on Linux):

Using puTTY (to access a device via SSH/Console on Windows):

Backing Up Labs:

KVM Commands Reference:

Copying Virtual Machines

Clean Server Shutdown Command:

Troubleshooting Networking w/ Ethtool

Updating SVN:

Understanding how to edit/create VM network interfaces:

Virtual Hard Disk Expansion

Creating a WAP with Raspberry Pi

Creating an Image from an ISO File

Mounting a USB Device on Debian

Mount NFS Server

Setting up Vlan in Juniper Switch

Extending Disk Space: