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Wide Area Networks are critical to the success of every industry sector, from small home offices to large multi-national organizations. WANs provide connectivity between branch offices and can provide remote access to employees and trusted business partners. It is important to enable secure and easy access to business and research services through the Internet for both customers and employees alike. This course begins the learning experience required to understand the issues and technologies available to configure and maintain wide area networks.