Virtual Peering Series – Africa#12 and #13: WomenTechConnect Fundamentals

Lunch & Learn: Fundamentals Series #1

12 October 2021
13:00 UTC

Join us for the first WomenTechConnect Fundamentals in partnership with AfPIF Virtual Peering, LINX and Workonline Communications. In this webinar, we’ll cover Service Provider Essentials: All you need to know about BGP, MPLS, VPNs and more, presented by Senior Network Engineer, Michelle Opiyo. Michelle will take you through the fundamentals of routing, including key concepts of routing basics, and some critical use cases during her career at Workonline Communications. You’ll have the opportunity to ask all the questions you’ve been afraid to ask.

Lunch & Learn: Fundamentals Series #2

19 October 2021
13:00 UTC

In the second webinar, we’ll cover Datacentre Operations and Engineering: All you need to know about the ins and outs of Datacentres, presented by Peering & Interconnect Specialist at Teraco Data Environments. Yolandi will take you through the fundamentals of the technical requirements of racking, stacking and patching, and some fascinating insights into Africa’s most interconnected datacentres, Teraco Data Environments. You’ll have the opportunity to ask all the questions you’ve been afraid to ask.

Stand a chance to win further training!

In both sessions, we’re giving away a hands-on LINX Accredited Internet Technician course, from Systems and Network Training, valued at GBP2000.*

The LINX Accredited Internet Technician course is an intensive hands on IP foundation course which focuses on all parts of TCP/IP including layers 4 to 7 on end stations as well as layer 3 on routers.

*Any prizes won during these sessions cannot be re-sold or refunded.