On Wednesday 12th of July 2017 marks the third day of the AFNOG-CHIX training for young women. The day as usual also starts at 9:20 am with presentations. It was a very busy day and full of practical exercises. All the presentations for this day were only practical exercises.
Mrs. Anna Saine facilitated the first exercise on TCP/IP Network Essentials which was a very interactive exercise as it enabled participants to go through Layers, TCP/IP model, IP Addresses and Subnetting.
That was followed by a 25 minutes Tea Break from 11:30am to 11:55.
After the tea break Anna continued her presentation with other exercises such as System Administration and IP services and also TCP/IP Networking.
After a long exercise with Anna, Mr. Marcus K.G Adomey also stepped in for another presentation on DNS and BIND. Here he introduced the concept of DNS and BIND to participants as well as the description and operation of DNS. Exercise where given on how to go about setting up DNS servers and their configurations, and designing network infrastructure with DNS system. The presentation went on till lunch and prayer break; then after lunch he continued the presentation on interactive exercises on DNS. After a long presentation, Anna stepped in again to help him continue with more exercises on DNS.
The day was indeed a very intensive and hands on deck practical exercises. After all the exercises, the session for the day closed at 6:30pm.