Engr. Muhammad Abbasi conducted a workshop on “Basic Switches & End Devices connectivity, configurations and implementation using packet Tracer” on November 9, 2022.Eng.Muhammad Abbasi trained a group of ten students of CNE, EE and CS departments. In this workshop, students learned and performed basic switches and routers configuration tasks. Students performed how to secure access to the command-line interface (CLI) and console ports using encrypted and plain text passwords. Students learned how to configure messages for users logging into the switch. These message banners are also used to warn unauthorized users that access is prohibited.
During the second session of the workshop students performed basic switch configuration. Then, students implemented basic connectivity by configuring IP addressing on switches and PCs. When the IP addressing configuration is completed: then, students used various show commands to verify the configuration and used the ping command to verify basic connectivity between devices.