Packet Analysis Power Workshop (PAPW)

Course Description Schedule
 

Who should attend

Network administrators, network managers and all technical staff who are responsible for planning, implementing, and ensuring high performance operation of their data networks.

Prerequisites

Course Objectives

Participants will receive a comprehensive introduction into the features, functions and the usage of the Wireshark Analyzer and will learn methods and techniques about monitoring and analysis of their networks from the packet level. This course will also focus on the detailed analysis and troubleshooting of typical network protocols and applications with specific focus on switched Ethernet, TCP/IP networks and TCP/IP based applications.

Course Content

  • Features, functions and basic operation of Wireshark Analyzer
    • Introduction and operation of Wireshark
    • Live Capture and Live Capture settings
    • Display options and basic interpretation
    • Working with Display Filters and Capture Filters
    • File Input and Output
  • Advanced features of Wireshark Analyzer
    • Preferences and user profiles
    • Name resolution
    • Reconstructing user data – Protocol reassembly
    • Packet colorization
  • Methodology and techniques of network analysis
    • What is packet analysis?
    • Steps and techniques for analyzing traffic
    • Analysing Switched Ethernet - Tapping into the network
    • Capturing wireless network traffic
    • Measuring network delay and response time
    • Measuring network throughput and overhead
  • Statistics and Baselining
    • Baselining of networks and applications
    • Wireshark statistics
  • Analysing networks and applications
    • Typical network related problems
    • Application types and typical application related problems
    • "Is it the network or the application?" – Fault isolation
    • Analysing and reconstructing voice traffic
  • Switched Ethernet analysis
    • Spanning Tree operation and Spanning Tree analysis
    • Analyzing VLANs, VLAN-Tagging
  • TCP/IP analysis of the network layer
    • IP addressing
    • Typical IP scenarios
    • IP options
    • ICMP, ARP and DHCP
  • TCP/IP analysis of the transport layer
    • TCP functions
    • Session Setup, Data Transfer and Session Teardown
    • Window Mechanism and Window optimization
    • TCP options (SACK, Window Scaling) and TCP timers
    • UDP functions
  • Analyzing TCP/IP with Wireshark
    • Wireshark preferences for advanced TCP/IP analysis
    • Typical TCP/IP related problems
    • Wireshark Expert Info messages and their meanings
  • TCP/IP applications
    • HTTP
    • FTP
    • DNS
    • SSL
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,290.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 4,150.-
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


Digital courseware Dates and Booking
 
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This class will become guaranteed to run with one more student registration.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Germany
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017 Hamburg
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017 Frankfurt
07/08/2017 - 11/08/2017 Berlin
21/08/2017 - 25/08/2017 Stuttgart Course language: English
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017 Düsseldorf
11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017 Münster
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 Hamburg
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 Hanover
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Switzerland
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017 Zurich
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