Akamai Network Engineering

Akamai Technologies, Inc.

Are you intrigued by managing a significant portion of global internet traffic and learning how large global network operations function? The Akamai Network Engineering certification offers a comprehensive beginner-level program designed to equip learners with essential skills in network engineering and operations support.

The 5-course program, developed by Akamai, spans over 5 months and covers a range of topics including Linux and OS management, networking technology, database management, Python scripting, and IT security. This self-paced certification program is ideal for individuals seeking to build a strong technical foundation and troubleshooting skills that align with entry-level positions in the Network Engineering field.

  • Master basic Linux skills and network concepts
  • Gain practical experience working with key networking technology
  • Learn to implement networking technologies such as TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP(S), VLANs, routing, and wireless tech
  • Acquire basic SQL commands for database management and data analysis
  • Understand security management and create scripts to interact with users and process security events

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Course Modules

The Akamai Network Engineering certification program consists of 5 self-paced courses, covering Operating Systems Fundamentals, Networking Fundamentals, Managing Relational Databases, Python Scripting Fundamentals, and Introduction to IT Security.

Operating Systems Fundamentals

Learners will master basic management of Linux from the command line including file management, operating system management, and security.

Networking Fundamentals

Learners will master network theory, internet infrastructure, basic network security, management, and troubleshooting.

Managing Relational Databases

Students will learn to create and manage relational databases, and to use SQL for data analysis and reporting.

Python Scripting Fundamentals

Students learn basic Python scripting creating and using statements and functions, and interacting with databases, files, and web content.

Introduction to IT Security

Students will learn about security and risk management, IAM, cryptography, vulnerability management, and incident response.

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