Mar 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog

Network Scripting and Automation

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Program Description

This certificate will give students a firm foundation in how to automate processes in the network environment. This includes automating of installations, launching of virtual machines/networks, monitoring of system status. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Install and harden Linux operating systems and networks
  • Install and harden database management systems
  • Create scripts in Linux bash shell and Windows Powershell that monitor network status and perform standard tasks
  • Install and harden virtual networks
  • Create programs in Python that interface with the scripts for powerful automation of networks
  • Atomizing network operation with scripting


Important Notes

  • This information does not substitute for meeting with a faculty adviser.
  • Students must achieve a minimum grade of 2.0 in each core class.
  • AAS degree programs emphasize preparation in specific job skills required for entry-level employment.
  • Not all classes are offered every quarter or at night.

Specific Requirements

Total Program Credits: 45 Credits

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