Packet analysis is one of the most powerful diagnostic techniques available to IT professionals. This series of videos provides an introduction to packet analysis for anyone who has a basic knowledge of IP and Ethernet.
Sitting in London's Waterloo Station early one morning I decided it would be interesting to trace my PC connecting to the local wifi. The PC was relatively new and I was sure that I hadn't used it at Waterloo before.
I got a very clean trace and realized that this would be a great file to review and share with others. And so the idea of the Waterloo Sunrise series formed.
In the following series of videos we work our way through the file looking at the various protocols used. We start at the begining with DHCP. In this first video ...