Pellissippi State is a vital institution accustomed to transformation and growth. Since its founding in 1974 as State Technical Institute at Knoxville, the College has expanded the teaching of technology, the use of technology in instruction, and the transfer of technology to local business and industry in support of regional economic development.
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Credit(s):3An examination of how software and hardware can be used to provide a perimeter of defense in protecting resources and how security is addressed in both wireless and wired networks. Topics include the use of tools such as wireless access points, proxy servers, VPNs, auditing, intrusion detection systems and firewalls. Course may be used as preparation for the Tactical Perimeter Defense exam for the Security Certified Network Specialist (SCNS) certification.