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2241 Introduction to Broadband Converged IP Telecom

Introduction to Broadband Converged IP Telecom is the first course in the CTNS Certification Package, providing a comprehensive introduction to broadband converged IP telecom.

Specifically designed for non-engineering professionals, this course is a first pass through the topics, explaining the fundamental ideas, jargon, equipment and technologies, the services that are sold, the players, where the money is, and how it all fits together.

Course Lessons
1. Course Introduction
2. Convergence
3. Broadband
4. Model of Today's Converged Telecom Network
5. The Network Core
6. Network Protocols: Ethernet, IP and MPLS
7. Network Access: The Last Mile
8. Anatomy of a Service
9. Services: Residential, Business and Wholesale
10. Network Equipment
11. Carrier Network Interconnect

Based on the first chapter of Teracom's famous BOOT CAMP, getting the week of training started with a comprehensive introduction to all of the different aspects of the modern converged IP telecom network. Totally up to date. Produced April 2021.