JB Files

Residential Faculty - Cisco CCNP Program, CCNA Security

Business & Information Systems

480-461-7713

Office Hours

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
4:45 PM - 6:00 PM4:45 PM - 6:00 PM4:45 PM - 6:00 PM4:45 PM - 6:00 PM 

Also Available By Appointment for in-person, or online meetings.

Profile

Member: Arizona Technology Council Cybersecurity Committee.
Recently recognized by Cisco Systems with an  "INSTRUCTOR EXCELLENCE"  award.
Recent Student Survey Results:

*ALL*  STUDENTS ANSWERED WITH THE  *HIGHEST*  RATING POSSIBLE FOR THE FOLLOWING:

I would recommend this instructor to others. The instructor encourages questions and/or participation and makes good use of examples and illustrations. The instructor maintains a positive atmosphere in the class and seems to enjoy teaching.

DO YOU FEEL THE CLASS PERIOD IS USED EFFECTIVELY?

Yes.  Instructor has excellent presentation skills. Yes, JB covers the material very well and answers any questions we have.

DO YOU FEEL THE INSTRUCTOR DISPLAYS RESPECT FOR STUDENTS?

Yes, He understands that we work and are busy and is flexible. Yes. Instructor is great.

DO YOU FEEL THE INSTRUCTOR RESPONDS EFFECTIVELY TO THE STUDENTS' NEEDS FOR CLARIFICATION?

Yes, very patient and helpful. Yes. Instructor has an excellent attitude. Yes JB does a wonderful job at teaching and engaging the class.

 

Classes Taught

Spring 2019

CIS189 Virtualization and IT Solutions for Digital Businesses 3 Credits
Introduction to Virtualization course is designed to teach basic virtualization computing concepts to learners. It then expands on the basic technical introduction provided and explores the concepts in more detail with an emphasis on mapping the technologies to business needs and solutions. This course is suitable for anyone who wants to know more about terms like "cloud" and "virtualization." It will serve as a foundation to build upon when students learn how to design, install and configure various cloud technologies. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
35667
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/14/2019 - 01/28/2019

Class Ended

CNT220 CCNP SWITCH: Implementing Cisco IP Switching 4 Credits
Development of knowledge and skills in building, monitoring, and maintaining switching in converged enterprise networks using advanced and multi-layer switching technologies. Planning, configuring, securing and verifying the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions. Hands-on learning and practice to reinforce configuration skills.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT170AA, or CCNA industry certification, or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: CNT200.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
32526
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2019 - 03/06/2019
We
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

32639
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/17/2019 - 03/07/2019
Th
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

Spring Flex Start 2019

CNT231 CCNP TSHOOT: Maintaining and Troubleshooting Cisco IP Networks 4 Credits
Development of knowledge and skills in monitoring and maintaining complex enterprise routed and switched Internet Protocol (IP) networks. Skills learned include the planning and execution of regular network maintenance, as well as support and troubleshooting using technology-based processes and best practices, in a systematic approach. Extensive labs emphasize hands-on learning and practice to reinforce configuration skills.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT200 and CNT220, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
37309
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
03/20/2019 - 05/10/2019
We
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

32527
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
03/21/2019 - 05/10/2019
Th
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

Summer 2019

CNT160AA Scaling Networks 4 Credits
Architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in large and complex networks. Configuring routers and switches for advanced functionality. Configuring and troubleshooting routers and switches and resolving common issues with OSPF, EIGRP, and STP in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. Developing the knowledge and skills needed to implement a WLAN in a small-to-medium network. Preparation for Cisco certification examination.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT150AA, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17414
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
05/28/2019 - 06/27/2019
MoTuWeTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

11 of 20
Seats Available

CNT170AA Cisco - Connecting Networks 4 Credits
Wide Area Network (WAN) technologies and network services required by converged applications in a complex network. Criteria selection of network devices and WAN technologies to meet network requirements. Configuring and troubleshooting network devices, and resolving common issues with data link protocols issues, and developing the knowledge and skills needed to implement Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) and Virtual Private Network (VPN) operations. Preparation for Cisco certification examination.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT160AA, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
17415
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
07/01/2019 - 08/01/2019
MoTuWeTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

15 of 20
Seats Available

Fall 2019

CNT205 Cisco Certified Network Associate Security 4 Credits
Associate-level knowledge and skills required to secure Cisco networks. Development of a security infrastructure, identification of threats and vulnerabilities to networks. Mitigation of security threats. Core security technologies. Installation, troubleshooting and monitoring of network devices to maintain integrity, confidentiality and availability of data and devices. Competency in the technologies that Cisco uses in its security structure.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT170AA or Certified Cisco Networking Associate (CCNA) certification or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26605
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 10/09/2019
MoWe
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

12 of 20
Seats Available

26604
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/20/2019 - 10/10/2019
TuTh
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

13 of 20
Seats Available

Fall Flex Start 2019

CNT220 CCNP SWITCH: Implementing Cisco IP Switching 4 Credits
Development of knowledge and skills in building, monitoring, and maintaining switching in converged enterprise networks using advanced and multi-layer switching technologies. Planning, configuring, securing and verifying the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions. Hands-on learning and practice to reinforce configuration skills.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT170AA, or CCNA industry certification, or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: CNT200.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38608
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
10/15/2019 - 12/13/2019
Tu
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

16 of 20
Seats Available

38609
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
10/16/2019 - 12/13/2019
We
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Degrees & Awards

Contracted by a division of O'Reilly Publishing to write a book on network security. Publish date expected 2018.

Appointed by Governor Ducey, and confirmed by the Senate, to a commission for Trial Court Judge Appointments.

Recently recognized by Cisco Systems with an "INSTRUCTOR EXCELLENCE" award.

A.A.S - Information Technology: Cisco Networking - Summa Cum Laude - SMCC

B.S. - Finance- Summa Cum Laude - ASU - University Honors College

B.S. - Real Estate- Summa Cum Laude - ASU - University Honors College

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