Fundamentals of Windows Vista„¢ Client-Side Network Services (5356)


In this online course, you explore the fundamentals of network services from a Windows Vista client perspective. You learn the basics of DHCP, and name to IP address resolution. These basics are strengthened with technical depth on DHCP network packet trace, DHCP relay agent, dynamic DNS, NetBIOS node types, and WINS. It also includes a treatment of VPN, L2TP, port filtering, and IPv6. These fundamental concepts are reinforced in a virtual lab where you capture a network trace and analyze the packets for DHCP, DNS, NetBIOS, and VPN traffic. This online course is one of several courses that focus on Windows Vista technologies. It is composed of a rich multimedia experience coupled with comprehensive technical labs. It is intended for IT Professionals who must implement or support Windows Vista. This course helps prepare you to become a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) and Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP). To get the most out of this course, it is recommended that you have completed course 5355 or have equivalent knowledge of Windows Vista TCP/IP connectivity.



  • Describe DHCP network operations and communications.
  • Describe how host name resolution operates in Windows Vista.
  • Describe netBIOS names and WINS client/server interactions.
  • Describe virtual private networking in Windows Vista.
  • Describe methods of securing TCP/IP communications.


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Course Info

  • Code: EL-FWVC-5356
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Price: Call for price

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