You are required to research a current technology or topic directly related to networking, then write an academic paper that analyses the requirements of a deployment of the technology, then designs the deployment and includes a plan for implementation.
The paper must adhere to APA style manual standards, and must be referenced to those standards.
To provide students with in-depth understanding of the concepts and procedures used in requirements analysis, design, and installation of computer and communication networks.
The length of the paper is 2000 - 3000 words.
This assignment contributes 50% of the final course weighting for this 15 credit paper.
Remember, your paper format should be similar to the format of papers you have found in the Literature.
You must list (in APA format) every book, journal article, Internet article etc you have used to prepare your paper. This includes those that you did not make a direct quote from, but from which you used ideas. It is vital to acknowledge other people’s work and contribution when dealing with academic work. You must use correct APA (6th edition) referencing as taught in the Research in Information Technology paper.
If you have quoted directly or paraphrased from any of your sources you must provide a citation immediately after the quote in correct APA (6th edition) format as taught in class and also a full reference for the source in your Reference Section.
Your references should enable someone reading your paper to easily identify and refer to any works you have used.