White Sands Network Users Group (WSNUG)
The Premier Network Technology
Organization serving the Naples Florida Area.
This site is envisioned to
be a jumping off point for areas of interest
Professionals in SW Florida.
Most Links open in a "new"
ProgramsAs part of the group's continuing
education program we are currently looking at Windows
Server 2012, and Windows 8.
We have recently looked at various Linux Distributions,
including SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, Ubuntu and
several "Live" Linux CDs.
We have completed training materials on Windows 2008
Server and Windows 7 Professional, Cisco CCNA, CompTIA A+
Computer Repair and the Networking Technologies programs
in preparation for Networking Technologies and Microsoft
We are preparing for the upcoming release of Windows 8.1 aka Windows Blue. It is expected that a preview version will be available toward the the end of June.
- Windows 8.1 Pro Release Preview
- Windows 8 Pro
- Windows 8 Release Preview
- Windows 8 Consumer Preview
- Windows Server 2012
- Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate
- Windows Small Business Server 2011
- Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows Home Server 2011
- Windows 7 in both the 32 bit and 64 bit versions.
- Ubuntu Linux 11.10
- Set up a working test bed LAN in order to provide a
hands on demonstration of Network Routers and Servers.
- Created a WAN network, including CISCO routers and a
POTS line for the connectivity to demonstrate IP
connections across a WAN link.
- Setuping a Windows Network which included Windows
2008 Server , Windows 7 Pro.
- Configuring Cisco Switches on a LAN
- Showed how to configure DHCP on the Windows 2008 r2
Server with a DHCP scope and exclusion range and then
had the other systems act as DHCP clients.
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