Project 5: Physical Security
A student-run data center, with a network confined to the classroom, supports coursework
and security-based competitions. Before opening it up to support remote access, the
administration asked for a plan that considers the physical security for the student
Courses for Implementation:
- Cybersecurity Essentials
- Network Security
Key Terms/Major Topics:
- Key terms: physical security
- Technical skills: Provide detailed recommendations to
physically secure a student data center: 1) local access, 2) wireless access, and 3)
- Employability skills:
- Teamwork.Work constructively and
respectfully in teams to construct and present a plan to provide physical security
measures for a student data center.
- Problem solving.
Identify potential problem areas and suggested solutions to improve the physical
security for a student data center.
- Verbal Communications (optional).
Demonstrate effective verbal communication skills to present, explain, answer questions
about, and refine one’s recommended plans to administration representatives.
- Planning and Organizing. Collaborate with
classmates to organize and plan a set of thorough recommendations to maintain the physical
security of a student data center.
Estimated Time Required: 3 hours