Module: Data Communication Networks Network Design Assignment The deadline for this project is 31st July 2011 at 11:59pm. This is an individual assignment. Under no circumstances should the assignment be shared with others. Please be reminded that you cannot copy and plagiarize to ease your way to a final submission. While you may discuss ideas with others, do not steal.
Objectives In this project you are required to design a network for An education center that requires its computers to communicate with each other and on the internet.
1. Company Requirements
A new education center has just opened up with the aim of offering IT related courses to its students. It aims to provide student labs, provide computers for its education and administrative staff and also offering the following network services to its users: web server,file service(so that students can access course materials). The company has just purchased one T1 connection providing 1.5Mbps for upload and download. It has also purchased the 22.214.171.124/26 network from its ISP. It terms of PCs, the centre has the following plans: It wants to setup 1 web server to host the centre's website and also 1 file server on which its students can access course materials from home. Each of these will be allocated a different DNS name. The centre wants to set up two computer labs, each containing 15 PCs with each having internet connectivity. Additionally it wants to allocate 7 PCs, each of which will be placed in different classrooms and are to be used by the course tutor. These PCs also require internet connectivity. 2 PCS will be given to the system administrator, with the facility to provide any type of Internet services on them. Also 5 PCs will be made available for administration and another 3 for tutors. Please note that management have decided that these PCs should not get internet connectivity but should still be able to access the web and file server. And finally a wire-less network should be...
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