BR1102 – TCP/IP and Networking Essentials for Broadcast Engineering

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Course Overview

This 2-day classroom course covers the essentials of networking, Ethernet and Internet Protocol (IP) technologies as well as providing practical hands-on experience in network traffic analysis and diagnostics. The course is delivered in partnership with leading test and measurement equipment manufacturer Rohde & Schwarz at their UK office in Fleet.

The course is ideal for engineers and technicians that need to configure, maintain or troubleshoot common networked equipment. This includes equipment used in TV and broadcast transport applications. Throughout the course, there will be plenty of opportunities to ask the instructor questions to help clarify understanding.

What You Will Learn
  • Describe the key functionality of a networked system

  • Describe the physical processes of an Ethernet system

  • Describe networking and internetworking processes and protocols

  • Understand the use of Ethernet and IP diagnostic commands and tools

  • Understand the unicast, multicast and broadcast IP processes

  • Describe the creation of networks and subnetworks

  • Understand the use and function of firewalls

  • Understand the use of Ethernet and IP diagnostic commands and tools

  • Create IPTV multicasts

Target Audience
  • Broadcast Engineers

  • Broadcast Technicians

  • Network Engineers

This technical course is aimed at engineers and technicians that need to configure, maintain or troubleshoot common networked equipment used in a TV and broadcast engineering environment. Typical attendees include broadcast engineers and technicians, product engineers and applications engineers working with networked equipment.

Course Curriculum
  • Introduction to Networking

  • OSI 7 Layer Model

  • TCP/IP over Ethernet

  • Ethernet

  • Internet Protocol

  • Transport Layer

  • Firewalls

  • DVB Carriage over IP Networks

  • Pro-MPEG Forum Code of Practice #3 Release 2

  • IP Multicasting (RFC 1112)

  • Useful Networking Commands

  • Practical Hands-on Exercises

Course Brochure

Need more information? A detailed course brochure is available on request. Either click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

Prerequisites

This is a technical course and the ability to assimilate and understand technical concepts is essential. An understanding of binary arithmetic is assumed although prior knowledge of networking is not necessary. Due to the practical hands-on sessions, attendees should bring a laptop to the course with the ability to install the Wireshark application. If you are unsure about the level of the course then either click here and complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

What’s Included?
  • Class tuition by industry expert with 30+ years of experience

  • Full-colour printed course notes including all presentation slides

  • Morning and afternoon refreshments and buffet lunches

  • High-quality printed Certificate of Attendance

Course Fee

£1125 + £225 VAT = £1350 GBP per person
Please note that UK VAT (value-added tax) is charged at 20%.

Course Dates

The course will take place on the following dates:

Course Code BR1102
Day 1 – Monday 11 February 2019, Registration: 9:00-9:30 am, Start: 9:30 am, Finish: 5:00 pm
Day 2 – Tuesday 12 February 2019, Start: 9:00 am, Finish: 4:30 pm

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Course Location

The course will be held in a modern, well-equipped conference room at Rohde & Schwarz UK.
Rohde & Schwarz UK, Ancells Business Park, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UZ, UK

Travel

Rohde & Schwarz UK, Ancells Business Park, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 2UZ, UK

Travel by Car
Ample car parking is available at Rohde & Schwarz UK.

Travel by Train
The nearest railway station is Fleet, Station Approach, Fleet, Hampshire, GU51 3QY, UK.
Rohde & Schwarz UK is 15 mins walk from the railway station or a short taxi ride.

Travel by Air
Heathrow airport is 26 miles (42 km) and Gatwick airport is 48 miles (77 km) from Rohde & Schwarz UK. If you are travelling by air, then we can reserve a taxi for you. The driver will meet you at arrivals and transfer you either to your hotel or directly to the course venue. Please call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123 or email us at enquiries@thetechnologyacademy.com if you require any travel assistance.

Accommodation

Please note that accommodation costs are not included in the course fees. Hotels and B&Bs can be found in the area including:

Premier Inn Fleet – distance from hotel to course venue=0.8 miles (1.2 km)
The Lismoyne Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=1.7 miles (2.7 km)
The Elvetham Hotel – distance from hotel to course venue=3.6 miles (5.8 km)

Cancellation

A cancellation fee of 20% will apply for cancellations received 7-14 days before the start of a course. Cancellations received less than 7 days before are not refundable. Substitute delegates can be made any time before a course starts.

Registration Confirmation

Upon registering for a course online, confirmation will be emailed immediately followed by the Course Joining Instructions and an invoice/receipt within 1 working day. We strongly recommend that you do not make any firm travel and/or accommodation commitments until you receive final confirmation that the course will definitely go ahead. This is sent as soon as the minimum number of attendees has been reached to make the course viable and no later than 1 week before the scheduled course start date.

Onsite Course Option

If you have a group or team that requires training, then we can deliver this course onsite at your facility at most locations around the World. For further information, either click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

Terms & Conditions

We encourage you to read our full Terms and Conditions, which cover important issues like payment and cancellation policies.

Any Questions?

Please click here to complete the contact form or call our office on +44 (0)1962 920 123.

Delivered in partnership with leading test equipment manufacturer Rohde & Schwarz.

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