ITON Operating Sys/Networking (ITON)

ITON 1011 Comparative Analysis of Microcomputer Operating Systems 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITIS 1005 or ITIS 1007 or ENGR 1000 or permission of instructor.

This course provides a historical perspective and an overview of operating systems significant to the development of microcomputer. Students will study vocabulary, usage, and basic functionality of a wide variety of previous and current versions.

(2.5 contact hours: 1.5 lecture, 1 lab)

ITON 1070 Operating Systems: Skills and Techniques 1 Credit

Prerequisite: ITIS 1000 or ITIS 1005 or ITIS 1007(can be taken concurrently) or ENGR 1000 or permission of instructor.

This course provides students with an overview of using a client operating system to manage and interact with the microcomputer and mobile devices. Topics include file management techniques, customizing the environment, managing hardware devices, backup and restore strategies, using administrative and management tools, protecting your computer, and working with multimedia files.

(1.5 contact hours: 0.5 lecture, 1 lab)

ITON 1205 Network+ and Networking Essentials 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITIS 1005 or ITIS 1007 (can be taken concurrently) or ENGR 1000 or permission of instructor.

This course provides an introduction to local area networking concepts including current networking technology for LANs and WANs (Local and Wide Area Networks), and the Internet. It also helps students prepare for CompTIA's Network+ certification.

(2.5 contact hours: 1.5 lecture, 1 lab)

ITON 1610 Wireless Communications and Networking 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITIS 1115 (can be taken concurrently) or ITON 1205 (can be taken concurrently) or CNET 1100 (can be taken concurrently); or permission of instructor.

This course provides an overview of wireless communications and wireless networking concepts. Students will study the protocols and functionality of wireless networks and equipment compliant devices. Students will use third-party products in a Windows environment to analyze voice, video, and text processing for business information systems, home networks, and the Internet.

(3 contact hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab)

ITON 1620 Voice Communications and Networking 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITIS 1115 (can be taken concurrently) or ITON 1205 (can be taken concurrently) or CNET 1100 (can be taken concurrently); or permission of instructor.

This course provides an overview of VoIP communications and voice networking concepts. Students will study voice and data as they converge into a VoIP and IP telephony architecture. Other topics include packet voice technologies, the operation of voice protocols, standards that define voice networks, and the mainstream voice implementations. Students will use third party products in a Windows environment to troubleshoot and measure connection performance, as appropriate.

(3 contact hours: 1 lecture, 2 lab)

ITON 1748 Linux Administration I 3 Credits

Prerequisite: ITIS 1005 or ITIS 1007 or ENGR 1000, ITON 1205 or CNET 1100 or ITIS 1115; or permission of instructor.

This course provides students with basic knowledge of Linux in the use of basic commands, file systems, users and groups, bash shell, process management, text editors, network applications, searching and organizing data, and graphical applications.

(5 contact hours: 2 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 1758 Linux Administration II 3 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 1748 or permission of instructor.

This course provides students with the additional skills necessary to administer Linux systems. Topics include process management, advanced user and file access configuration, working with logical volumes and network storage, SELinux security, firewalls, additional command-line tools and troubleshooting.

(5 contact hours: 2 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2070 Installing and Configuring Windows 10 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 1070 or ITON 1011, ITON 1205 or CNET 1100; or permission of instructor.

This course provides a technical level of understanding and experience in the areas of configuring, implementing, supporting, and maintaining Microsoft’s Windows 10. Topics include installation, upgrading, configuring, networking, security, virtualization, cloud based computing, and application implementation. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Certified Professional exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2071 Configuring Windows Devices 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 2070 or permission of instructor.

This course provides a technical level of understanding and experience for Windows device support technicians or Windows device system administrators who are responsible for building solid identities, protection of content against data loss, mobile device management policy, virtualization with Hyper-V, and application management using a private portal or the Windows Store. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Certified Professional exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2232 Core Solutions of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 2242 (can be taken concurrently) or permission of instructor.

This course provides students with the specialized knowledge and skills necessary to install, configure, implement, and troubleshoot a Microsoft SharePoint Server and its clients. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Professional exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2240 Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 1070 or ITON 1011, ITON 1205 or CNET 1100; or permission of instructor.

This course provides a technical level of understanding and experience in the areas of installing and configuring Microsoft’s Windows Server 2012. Topics include installation, configuring, virtualization, networking, security, and administration. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Certified Professional exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2241 Administering Windows Server 2012 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 2240 or permission of instructor.

This course provides a technical level of understanding and experience in the administration tasks necessary to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access, and data security. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA) exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2242 Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 2241 or permission of instructor.

This course provides a technical level of understanding and experience in the advanced administration tasks necessary to deploy, manage, and maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as fault tolerance, certificate services, and identity federation. This course helps students prepare for one of the Microsoft Certified Solution Associate (MCSA) exams.

(4 contact hours: 1 lecture, 3 lab)

ITON 2750 Shell Script Programming 2 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 1010, ITON 1748; or permission of instructor.

This course provides in-depth coverage of the use of operating system commands to create shell script programs that customize the environment. It includes shell commands, shell grammar, shell script programming concepts, decision structures, looping, functions, arrays, sorting, searching, and dialog boxes for user-friendly scripting. Students will also learn to create manual pages to document scripts.

(3.25 contact hours: 0.75 lecture, 2.5 lab)

ITON 2768 Linux Administration III 3 Credits

Prerequisite: ITON 1748, ITON 1758 or CNET 2720; or permission of instructor.

This course is focused on deployment and management of network services and security running on Linux servers. It is intended to help students broaden their ability to administer Linux systems at an enterprise level.

(5 contact hours: 2 lecture, 3 lab)