CNE Summer 2016 Webinar Series

Webinar

It can be challenging for network administrators to stay current with today's rapidly evolving technology. To assist with this challenge, MCNC has developed a series of technology webinars focused on topics relevant to network administration including networking, security, operations, and Google administration. All of the sessions will be presented live by the Client Network Engineering (CNE) team and archived for viewing at later times. Webinars will start at 10 am.

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Questions: Please direct questions and comments to John Warf, Senior Client Network Engineer at jwarf@mcnc.org or to Dave Furiness, Director Client Network Engineering at dfuriness@mcnc.org.

 

 

Date Session Name Description and Link to Join Add to Calendar Link Presentation/ Document Links Video
6/8/2016 New YouTube Restrictions Learn about the new YouTube restricted mode and how to best use it in the educational environment.
Archived session available
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
6/15/2016 Zscaler Tips and Tricks An overview of Zscaler features and common configuration mistakes
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/zscaler-tips/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
6/22/2016 Basic Networking Utilities II Part II of Basic Networking Utilities with focus on additional tools and the command line.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/networking-utils-2/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
6/29/2016 PWM (Password Manager) Use of opensource software to ease AD administration by distributing Helpdesk function for lookups/resets and allowing password self-service.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/pwm/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
7/6/2016 Performance monitoring easy as Pi Performance monitoring utilizing Pi computing modules
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/pi-monitoring/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
7/13/2016 Understanding VLANs Introductory lesson into VLans and how they work in the educational environment.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/vlans/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
7/20/2016 DDoS The last three years have seen a dramatic surge in the effective use of DDoS as a weapon of cyber attack. No longer only the domain of elite attackers, today’s DDoS attacks can be easily launched by those with limited technical skills, and the results can seriously impair the victim’s business operations.
This session will offer a view into DDoS attacks from MCNC’s perspective as a network service provider. Specific topics covered will include:
  • Attack trends & insights (analysis of attack data obtained from the network)
  • Impact on Community Anchor Institutions (Research & Education, K-12 Schools, Healthcare, etc.)
  • Lessons learned from responding to DDoS attacks
  • Overview of MCNC's enhanced DDoS protection capabilities
  • Mitigation techniques & strategies for MCNC customers

Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/ddos-2016
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
7/27/2016 Network Documentation Easy ways to document your network. Will discuss the options available and provide document templates.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/network-docs/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
8/3/2016 MCNC DNS Options Learn how users on the MCNC network can manage their own DNS records.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/dns/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online\ Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
8/10/2016 Troubleshooting Traffic Flow Through Cisco ASA Firewalls Learn how to use the tools built into the Cisco ASA firewall to perform troubleshooting of firewall traffic
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/asa-traffic/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
8/17/2016 EMail Spoofing / SPF / DKIM In this session we will be discussing the different ways that email spoofing takes place. We will also discuss the different ways you can help stop spoofing from attacking your mailbox or domain.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/email-spoof/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
8/24/2016 High level overview of campus network design and operation. In this session we will give a 10,000 foot overview of the basics of campus networks including the jargon, the necessary equipment and services required to bring one up, and high level best practice around design and operation. This is aimed mostly at the entry level IT employee or manager or those tasked with bringing up their first network.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/network-design/
iCalendar Google Calendar Outlook Outlook Online Yahoo! Calendar Presentation Video
9/14/2016 Google SSO and Zscaler In this session we will be looking at how you can use your Google Apps for Education instance as your login access to Zscaler. Great for those schools that don't have an AD environment or just want to do authentication in the cloud.
Connection via Link - http://mcnc.adobeconnect.com/gsso-zscaler/
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