Take screens shots of the following results of using TCP/IP utilities
Open a Command Prompt (MS-DOS Prompt) window and complete the following activities. As always, be sure to cite any sources you use in your response.
Ping Yahoo (www.yahoo.com) and then Google (www.google.com). What might cause a time difference in responses? What might cause no response to a ping? Cite as a few possible causes.
What does arp do? Type in arp -a. What is in your arp cache? What does this tell you about the path of your pings to Yahoo and Google?
Assume you cannot ping "www.hawaii.com". Type in tracert "www.hawaii.com". What if this trace only got as far a Los Angelos and then quit. What are some possible reasons that packets only got as far as LA?
What if you cannot ping "www.komando.com" by name, but you can ping it by IP address. What might cause this problem? How might you fix this problem?
What if you could not connect to any Web site? You go to command prompt and type in ipconfig /all. The IP address returned starts with 169.254. What does this tell you? How could you try to solve this problem from a command prompt? How could you try to solve this problem using a GUI?
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The attached document contains all the screen shots and the explanations (these may not appear correctly here).
Hope this helps. Please remember that these are not your screen shots, so be careful if you are trying to use it as a direct submission. You are strongly advised to create your own screen shots, by looking at these.
Figure 1. Output screen shot showing ipconfig /all
Figure 1 shows the output screen when the command ipconfig /all has been issued.
It shows several important information:
The host name is "LittleLaptop", which is the name of the windows machine. It's wireless adapter is a 802.11n WiFi card. DHCP is enabled, so the IP address is automatically issued by the DHCP server. The IP address that has been assigned to this machine is 192.168.0.4. The subnet mask specifies that it is a class C ...
A volunteer organization 'AllTechComm' is largely a group of computer professionals who wanted to give back to the community in a variety of ways, both non-technical and technical. A portion of your organization is support, HR, or training-oriented, and has only basic technical knowledge. You are the newly appointed VP of Technology. You have been part of the organization for 2 years, 1 year as an employee. Your role is to oversee the technical department of the organization, plan for future growth in the department, and provide guidance to the technology-based projects executed by the volunteers. AllTechComm is 3 years old with an average of 100 active volunteers at any given time. There are 10 employees, 6 full-time (including you) and 4 part-time.
The organization has 3 regular projects and one pet project they plan and execute each year. The three regular projects are: 1) Literacy Aid for Underprivileged Children 2) Volunteering technical expertise to other charitable organizations who can not afford expensive technical support 3) Working with homeless/poor individuals to create a resume and to search job boards. The pet project for the coming year is nicknamed TechnoSeniors, where the volunteers teach seniors in minimum care nursing homes how to connect to the internet, send email to their family and play computer games such as solitaire. The goal of the project is to help elderly people stay connected to friends and family, and keep their minds sharp slowing the mental decline sometimes associated with old age.
Your mandate as VP of Technology is to keep the regular projects strong and growing, plan for TechnoSeniors, and overhaul the AllTechComm intranet. Your must make the intranet one in which volunteers can sign up and manage their schedules, profiles, keep in better contact with their Project Leaders, and actually accomplish work together.
You have 20 minutes in the next staff meeting to lead a presentation on the following:
What are some of the cutting edge, or "bleeding edge" technologies that corporations are working with?
What does it mean to be an "early adopter" in terms of technology trends?
What kinds of "bleeding edge" technologies could AllTechComm use in its information management systems?
What would be the advantages and disadvantages for AllTechComm?
What opportunities and risks come with incorporating new approaches into an organization?