This is a hybrid course comprised of: live on-line instructor led instruction, 24/7 cloud based labs that use real operating systems, live one-on-one tutoring/mentoring, group mentoring, certification exam preparation with simulation software. The student will build working level skills configuring and troubleshooting Windows Server 2008 and 2012. Students will learn basic Linux server skills. Students will gain the knowledge and skills required for: troubleshooting, configuring and managing common network devices, understanding basic network design and connectivity, understanding and maintaining network documentation, identifying network limitations and weaknesses, implementing network security, standards and protocols. Can be used as preparation for C CompTIA Network+.