that you have been hired as a contractor by a local business that has recently
purchased new office space for its growing business. Design a network for the
local business based on the following information: The business has
approximately fifty (50) employees, and the new office space will stretch
across the third and fifth floors of a building. The fourth floor is currently
occupied by another tenant.
a two to four (2-4) page paper in which you:
Suggest the equipment that you would utilize to design and implement a
network, based on the scenario. Justify the need for your suggestions.
Recommend the strategy that you would use to combat the design challenge
of occupying non-adjacent floors. Suggest a solution that includes the cabling
/ connecting of the two (2) differing office space floors.
Determine the primary security concerns regarding the scenario in
question. Explain the controls you would implement in order to lessen those
Detail the specifics of your network design through the use of graphical
tools in Visio, or an open source alternative such as Dia. Note:
The graphically depicted solution is not included in the required page length
Use at least three (3) quality resources in this assignment. Note:
Wikipedia and similar Websites do not qualify as quality resources.
assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with
one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or
school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the
student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover
page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page
specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
Explain the complexities in an information technology environment by
applying best practices and using appropriate technologies and methodologies.
Describe protocols for inter process communication for communication
Outline why the Information Assurance and Security perspective needs to
pervade all aspects of information technology.
Use technology and information resources to research issues in
Write clearly and concisely about introductory information technology
topics using proper writing mechanics and technical style conventions.