Robert J. Danielson

Residential Faculty - Computer Information Systems

Business

480-461-7725

Classes Taught

Fall 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
41926
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 09/06/2019

Class Ended

Notes: Class 41926 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 41926 Students will have 14 weeks from their start date to complete the class. OEE students may work at the open labs at Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain. OEE students must have the appropriate software to complete assignments at home and in the labs. If you have questions about Open Entry classes, please contact the Open Entry Team at openentry@mesacc.edu. Go to www.mesacc.edu/elearning for additional information.

CIS197 VMware ESXI Server Enterprise 3 Credits
Introduction to vSphere and VMware ESXI server in the enterprise. Covers many aspects of virtualization for VMware ESXI server administration. Designed to develop knowledge and skills required to install, configure and troubleshoot a VMware ESXI Server (vSphere) including basic network functions.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CIS126DL or MST150 (any module)) and (CIS190 or MST140), or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24464
Dobson Campus
VIRTUAL
Lecture/Lab
08/22/2019 - 10/10/2019
Th
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 24464 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: instructor@mesacc.edu. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 24464 does not meet on campus, but rather in a virtual, online classroom. You will be required to attend a weekly online lecture which will start promptly at 6:00 PM (Arizona Time) on Thursday evenings. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in this class. In addition to the online lecture, you will have the opportunity to interact live with the instructor and all other students. There will also be assignments and activities that will be required outside of class time.

CIS270 Essentials of Network and Information Security 3 Credits
Threats to security of information systems; responsibilities and basic tools for information security, including communication security, infrastructure security, organizational security and basic cryptography. Introduction to the language of network security and hardware, software and firmware components of an information security system for local, metropolitan, enterprise, and wide area networks. Helps prepare participants for the Comptia Security+ exam and the GIAC Security Essentials Certificate (GSEC).
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT150 or any MST150 course, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24346
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 10/11/2019

Class Ended

Notes: Class 24346 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu

MST150WT Installing and Configuring Microsoft Windows 10 3 Credits
In-depth exploration of how to effectively install and configure Windows 10. Includes features of Windows 10, virtualization improvements, network connectivity, access to resources, monitor and maintain Windows clients and backup and recovery. Designed to prepare students for the Microsoft Windows 10 certification examination. Prerequisites: None. CIS190, or CNT140AA, or MST140 suggested but not required.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
26957
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/21/2019 - 10/09/2019
We
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 26957 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started.

MST155DC Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 4 Credits
This course focuses primarily on the installation, storage, and compute features and their functionality that is available within Windows Server. As Information Technology pushes towards more cloud based solutions and makes our classic approach obsolete, this course will help students prepare for a career within an Information Technology enterprise and help distinguish themselves in today's competitive job market. This course covers various topics like Windows Server installation, Hyper-V deployments and storage options in relation to this new cloud based reality.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MST150++ or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
41925
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 09/06/2019

Class Ended

Notes: Class 41925 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 41925 Students will have 14 weeks from their start date to complete the class. OEE students may work at the open labs at Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain. OEE students must have the appropriate software to complete assignments at home and in the labs. If you have questions about Open Entry classes, please contact the Open Entry Team at openentry@mesacc.edu. Go to www.mesacc.edu/elearning for additional information.

MST157DC Networking with Windows Server 4 Credits
This course focuses on the networking features and their functionality available within Windows Server. It builds upon the skills from the Installation, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server course (MST155DC) and will develop skills related to Software-Defined Networking (SDN) solutions within Hyper-V, remote connectivity with VPN and Direct Access, and providing Internet connectivity with Domain Name System (DNS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), and Internet Protocol Address Management (IPAM). This course helps prepare for the 70-741 industry certification test.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MST155DC or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
39990
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
08/19/2019 - 09/06/2019

Class Ended

Notes: Class 39990 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 39990 Students will have 14 weeks from their start date to complete the class. OEE students may work at the open labs at Southern & Dobson and Red Mountain. OEE students must have the appropriate software to complete assignments at home and in the labs. If you have questions about Open Entry classes, please contact the Open Entry Team at openentry@mesacc.edu. Go to www.mesacc.edu/elearning for additional information.

Fall Flex Start 2019

CIS198 VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale 3 Credits
VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale is designed for experienced VMware vSphere users. It teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you will configure and optimize the vSphere features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure and discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. It enables you to understand vSphere at a deeper level and how to use advanced features and controls.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS197.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
38605
Dobson Campus
VIRTUAL
Lecture/Lab
10/17/2019 - 12/13/2019
Th
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

4 of 16
Seats Available

Notes: Class 38605 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 38605 does not meet on campus, but rather in a virtual, online classroom. You will be required to attend a weekly online lecture which will start promptly at 6:00 PM (Arizona Time) on Thursday evenings. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in this class. In addition to the online lecture, you will have the opportunity to interact live with the instructor and all other students. There will also be assignments and activities that will be required outside of class time.

CIS266 Network Integration Capstone 4 Credits
Application of project management, installation and troubleshooting to integrate multiple operating systems. Topics include: diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures, security vulnerability and penetration software to installation.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CIS238DL and CIS240DL) or CNT170AA or (MST155DA and MST157DA) and (CIS270 or CIS271DL or CNT205) or associated industry certifications or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
24421
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
10/14/2019 - 12/13/2019
Mo
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Class Started

Notes: Class 24421 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started.

Spring 2020

CIS197 VMware ESXI Server Enterprise 3 Credits
Introduction to vSphere and VMware ESXI server in the enterprise. Covers many aspects of virtualization for VMware ESXI server administration. Designed to develop knowledge and skills required to install, configure and troubleshoot a VMware ESXI Server (vSphere) including basic network functions.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CIS126DL or MST150 (any module)) and (CIS190 or MST140), or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28048
Dobson Campus
VIRTUAL
Lecture/Lab
01/16/2020 - 03/05/2020
Th
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

15 of 16
Seats Available

Notes: Class 28048 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 28048 does not meet on campus, but rather in a virtual, online classroom. You will be required to attend a weekly online lecture which will start promptly at 6:00 PM (Arizona Time) on Thursday evenings. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in this class. In addition to the online lecture, you will have the opportunity to interact live with the instructor and all other students. There will also be assignments and activities that will be required outside of class time.

CIS270 Essentials of Network and Information Security 3 Credits
Threats to security of information systems; responsibilities and basic tools for information security, including communication security, infrastructure security, organizational security and basic cryptography. Introduction to the language of network security and hardware, software and firmware components of an information security system for local, metropolitan, enterprise, and wide area networks. Helps prepare participants for the Comptia Security+ exam and the GIAC Security Essentials Certificate (GSEC).
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CNT150 or any MST150 course, or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
27351
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
01/13/2020 - 03/06/2020
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 27351 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2020

CIS198 VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale 3 Credits
VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale is designed for experienced VMware vSphere users. It teaches advanced skills for configuring and maintaining a highly available and scalable virtual infrastructure. Through a mix of lecture and hands-on labs, you will configure and optimize the vSphere features that build a foundation for a truly scalable infrastructure and discuss when and where these features have the greatest effect. It enables you to understand vSphere at a deeper level and how to use advanced features and controls.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in CIS197.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36623
Dobson Campus
VIRTUAL
Lecture/Lab
03/19/2020 - 05/08/2020
Th
6:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Open

16 of 16
Seats Available

Notes: Class 36623 Online classes are conducted exclusively via the Internet. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started for additional information. Students may contact instructor at: robert.danielson@mesacc.edu
Class 36623 does not meet on campus, but rather in a virtual, online classroom. You will be required to attend a weekly online lecture which will start promptly at 6:00 PM (Arizona Time) on Thursday evenings. Every student needs to have a headset with a built-in microphone to participate in this class. In addition to the online lecture, you will have the opportunity to interact live with the instructor and all other students. There will also be assignments and activities that will be required outside of class time.

CIS266 Network Integration Capstone 4 Credits
Application of project management, installation and troubleshooting to integrate multiple operating systems. Topics include: diagnostic and troubleshooting procedures, security vulnerability and penetration software to installation.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in (CIS238DL and CIS240DL) or CNT170AA or (MST155DA and MST157DA) and (CIS270 or CIS271DL or CNT205) or associated industry certifications or permission of Instructor.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
25236
Dobson Campus
Lecture/Lab
03/18/2020 - 05/08/2020
We
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Class 25236 Hybrid classes combine reduced, regularly scheduled classroom meetings with required learning activities conducted via the Internet. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at www.mesacc.edu/elearning/get-started.

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