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KENET-NSRC Campus Network Design Workshop

The Kenya Education Network (KENET) and the Network Startup Resource Center (NSRC) worked together to teach a five-day, lab-based course on University and R&E Networking. The program emphasizes the importance of the campus network as the foundation in developing robust, high performance National Research and Education Networks (NRENs). This hands-on course addresses design methodologies, including physical cabling, switching architectures, routing, and network management.

  • Dates: March 8-12 (Monday-Friday)
  • Location: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Venue: United States International University (USIU)
    • ICT Center (Lillian K. Beam Building), Lab 04

Objectives

  • Train University network engineering staff on how to develop a strategic design plan for their campus networks
  • Learn to implement best practices in campus network design, with particular emphasis on layers 1 and 2
  • Improve technical skills with university network personnel in operating their physical networks
  • Strengthen the KENET technical community (human network) in developing KENET's cyberinfrastructure

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