CECS 5460/4550

Computer Networks for Educational Environments

Fall 2003


Assignment #2 - Networking Diagram

Due Date: October 2, 2003

Value: 10 points total


Part 1 (8 pts)

  • Working in your group, complete a diagram using Word, Inspriation, etc that shows how a router, cable/dsl modem, switch, and hub might be used to support 10 users with two printers all with Internet connections. Explain the basic wiring and what devices are used where in the diagram and why.

    Send the document to the instructor. greg@tapr.org.

Part 2 (2 pts)

  • Locate and read, from any professional journal, two articles relevant to the area of how windows 2000 servers are used in education. Write a two paragraph review for each article. The 1st paragraph should describe the contents of the article. The 2nd paragraph should be your reaction to the article. Do not forget to include the reference cite. Use APA format.

  • Reply to at least two postings in a meaningful manner. Be sure to include your name in the subject line like: Re: There Name - Assignment #2 - Your Name