Windows 2000: Core Technologies – TCP/IP

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


To provide an overview of TCP/IP concepts and how they apply to Windows 2000

Target Audience

Students preparing for Microsoft exam 70-221; personnel in medium to very large computing environments who use the Windows 2000 network operating system


Experience in designing network infrastructures in environments that support 200-26,000+ users and 5-150+ physical locations using typical network services and applications including file and print, database, messaging, proxy server or firewall, dial-in server, desktop management, and Web hosting

Expected Duration

210 min.

Course Objectives

Windows 2000: Core Technologies – TCP/IP

  • list the layers in the TCP/IP protocol stack, summarize the basics of TCP/IP communication, and list the protocols in the TCP/IP protocol suite.
  • list the main TCP/IP utilities in Windows 2000 and summarize their uses.
  • use the TCP/IP Ping utility in Windows 2000.
  • name the two different types of user-friendly address, and differentiate between static and dynamic address mapping.
  • use the correct packet terminology for the different stages of data transmission and summarize the data transmission and routing processes.
  • summarize the principles of Classful IP addressing and subnetting in Windows 2000.
  • summarize the principles of manually and dynamically assigning IP addresses, and view TCP/IP properties.
  • identify IP addressing methods based on output from the Windows 2000 Ipconfig utility.
  • summarize the principles of binary IP addressing and convert a decimal number into a binary number using the Windows 2000 calculator.
  • summarize the principles of binary subnet masks.
  • calculate the number of hosts on a network, and summarize the principles of supernetting and subnetting in CIDR.