IT For Engineers Class

We give our customers the tools to excel.

MSI Tec is committed to bringing our breadth of knowledge, skills and expertise directly to our customers. We’re known for offering a wide range of  1/2-day workshops and intensive full-day classes to ensure our customers have the tools and information they need to excel.

Our popular I.T. for Engineers (IT4E) series is offered year round, either at our state-of-the-art classrooms or at your location. The class is designed to give engineers and technicians the basic knowledge required for implementation of an Industrial Ethernet network. They are typically full day classes.Classes are designed for Control Engineers, I.T. Professionals, Systems Integrators, Engineering Managers, Design Engineers, Project Engineers and anyone interested in understanding Industrial Ethernet.

Topics Included:

  • Networking Essentials
  • In-Depth TCP/IP Tutorial
  • Industrial Network Design and Hardware
  • Network Management, Optimization & Troubleshooting
  • Wireless Networking Overview
  • Best Practices for Wired and Wireless Networks
  • Industrial Network Security
  • Options for Remote Monitoring and Control

About the Instructor:
James Turner is an experienced field network engineer at MSI TEC specializing in industrial networks, network hardware, M2M communications, protocols, infrastructure design, and standards.

I.T. For Engineers Agenda

8:30a-9a Sign-in

Morning Session:

Topics to be covered include:

  • Overview of Networking Terminology
  • Networking Essentials (OSI 7-Layer Model; TCP/IP Tutorial; Network Design and Topology; What an Engineer Needs To Know; Typical IT Department Concerns)
  • Planning and Implementing an Industrial or Controls Network (Industrial Communications Protocols; Optimizing Your Network; Analyzing Cost vs. Performance; Best Practices)
Noon-1p Complimentary Lunch

Afternoon Session

Topics to be covered include:

  • Practical Network Design
  • Best Practices
  • Future Proof your Network
  • Industrial Network Security
  • Network Troubleshooting
4p-4:30P Q&A

IT For Engineers class