Date: 3 May 2022
Location: Tutorial
Venue: Online


  • This tutorial will introduce fundamental Internet concepts and technologies.
  • The lectures will look at IP routing concepts, explore basic Router architecture, and wrap up with how the Internet works.
  • The hands-on exercises and labs will cover basic subnetting and how to build an OSPF network.

Target Audience

  • Anyone interested in learning how the Internet works, and understand the different pieces that make up the Internet.


It is assumed that participants have a basic understanding of:

  • Internet technologies, OSI reference model and TCP/IP.
  • The lab exercises use Cisco IOS configuration syntax.

We recommend the following Academy courses be completed before the start of the tutorial:

Other Requirements

  • Hardware: It is highly recommended that participants bring their own laptop computers with Wifi(b/g/n) and administrative access to system to practice the lessons learned during the workshops.
  • Software: SSH Client, Telnet Client (PuTTy)

Workshop topics

  • What is (IP) routing?
  • Basic Router architecture
  • How the Internet works?
  • Types of interconnections on the Internet ~ Peering/Transit

Workshop Items

  • Agenda (includes links to presentations and schedule)
  • Trainers: Tashi Phuntsho (APNIC), Warren Finch (APNIC), Sourav Satpathy (Community Trainer - APNIC)
  • routing-20220503-online.txt
  • Last modified: 2022/04/22 06:01
  • by tashi