CompTIA Network Certification Study Guide Exam N10 004

CompTIA Network  Certification Study Guide  Exam N10 004
Author: Robert Shimonski,Naomi Alpern,Michael Cross,Dustin L. Fritz,Mohan Krishnamurthy,Scott Sweitzer
Publsiher: Syngress
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2009-08-06
ISBN: 9781597494885
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Certification Study Guide Exam N10 004 Book Excerpt:

CompTIA Network+ Certification Study Guide: Exam N10-004, Second Edition, offers a practical guide for those interested in pursuing CompTIA Network+ certification. It presents the fundamental terminology needed to perform duties as a network technician and to pass the CompTIA Network+ exam. The book begins with a brief history of the development of networks, including their origins and where they are heading. It describes network models such as centralized and decentralized, and distinguishes between a local area network (LAN) and a wide area network (WAN). The discussions include cable connections and termination for the Network+ exam; the meaning of convergence; and the most common network devices being used on small and large networks, including the Internet. The role of switches in improving network functionality and enhancing security is described. The book also contains chapters on wireless networking; Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model; Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP); wide area network (WAN) technologies; network security; and network management and troubleshooting. New to this edition in accordance with the newly revised exam is an intensified focus on network security Two NEW practice exams to help eliminate test-day jitters Tiered chapter ending questions that allow for graduated learning Covers everything from test taking techniques to advanced topics - keeping the beginner and intermediate IT professional in mind Layout of the guide parallels the Network+ N10-004 objectives for ease of study

CompTIA Network Plus Self Study Guide

CompTIA Network Plus Self Study Guide
Author: Anthony Chiarella
Publsiher: Delmar Pub
Total Pages: 287
Release: 2006
ISBN: 9781418009335
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Plus Self Study Guide Book Excerpt:

An updated guide covering the 2005 Network+ exam objectives provides the key concepts required to pass the exam, featuring skills-based Knowledge Tests to help prepare readers for frequently asked types of questions and covering such topics as network protocols, addressing, routing and WAN protocols, network operating systems, troubleshooting, and more. Original. (Advanced)

Network Certification All in One Exam Guide Second Edition

Network  Certification All in One Exam Guide  Second Edition
Author: Mike Meyers
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2002-02-12
ISBN: 0072229853
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Network Certification All in One Exam Guide Second Edition Book Excerpt:

Written by Mike Meyers, the industry's leading certification training expert, this authoritative reference offers complete coverage of all material on the Network+ certification exam. You’ll find exam objectives at the beginning of each chapter, helpful exam tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and photographs and illustrations. This comprehensive guide not only helps you pass this challenging certification exam, but will also serve as an invaluable on-the-job reference.

CompTIA Security Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam SY0 401

CompTIA Security  Certification Study Guide  Second Edition  Exam SY0 401
Author: Glen E. Clarke
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 880
Release: 2014-07-11
ISBN: 007184127X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Security Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam SY0 401 Book Excerpt:

The best fully integrated study system available for the CompTIA Security+ exam! Prepare for CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-401 with McGraw-Hill Professional--a Platinum-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Authorized CompTIA Approved Quality Content to give you the competitive edge on exam day. With hundreds of practice exam questions, including new performance-based questions, CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide, Second Edition covers what you need to know--and shows you how to prepare--for this challenging exam. 100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam SY0-401 Exam Watch notes call attention to information about, and potential pitfalls in, the exam Inside the Exam sections in every chapter highlight key exam topics covered Two-Minute Drills for quick review at the end of every chapter Simulated exam questions--including performance-based questions--match the format, topics, and difficulty of the real exam Covers all the exam topics, including: Networking Basics and Terminology * Security Terminology * Security Policies and Standards * Types of Attacks * System Security Threats * Mitigating Security Threats * Implementing System Security * Securing the Network Infrastructure * Wireless Networking and Security * Authentication * Access Control * Cryptography • Managing a Public Key Infrastructure * Physical Security * Risk Analysis * Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity * Computer Forensics * Security Assessments and Audits * Monitoring and Auditing Electronic content includes: Test engine that provides customized practice exams by chapter or by exam domain 1+ hour of video training from the author Lab exercise PDF with solutions NEW pre-assessment exam Glossary of key terms PDF copy of the book for studying on the go

Mike Meyers CompTIA Network Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks Second Edition

Mike Meyers  CompTIA Network  Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks  Second Edition
Author: Mike Meyers
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 592
Release: 2009-05-22
ISBN: 0071614842
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mike Meyers CompTIA Network Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks Second Edition Book Excerpt:

Essential Skills for a Successful IT Career Written by CompTIA certification and training expert Mike Meyers, this instructive, full-color guide will help you pass the CompTIA Network+ exam and become an expert networking technician. Mike Meyers' CompTIA Network+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks, Second Edition is completely up-to-date with the new CompTIA Network+ standards. Inside, you'll find helpful on-the-job tips, end-of-chapter practice questions, and hundreds of photographs and illustrations. Learn how to: Build a network with the OSI seven-layer model Configure network hardware, topologies, and cabling Connect multiple Ethernet components Configure wireless networks Work with network protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SIP, and IMAP Configure IPv4 and IPv6 routing protocols Share and access network resources Interconnect network operating systems-Windows, Mac OS, UNIX/Linux Set up clients and servers for remote access Monitor and troubleshoot networks Secure networks with firewalls, packet filtering, encryption, authentication, and other methods The CD-ROM features: CompTIA Network+ exam simulation available in Practice or Final mode Video introduction to CompTIA Network+ A collection of Mike's favorite shareware and freeware networking tools and utilities Complete electronic book Each chapter includes: Learning objectives Photographs and illustrations Real-world examples Try This! and Cross Check exercises Tech tips, notes, and warnings End-of-chapter quizzes and lab projects

CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam CLO 002

CompTIA Cloud Essentials  Certification Study Guide  Second Edition  Exam CLO 002
Author: Daniel Lachance
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2020-02-28
ISBN: 1260461793
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Cloud Essentials Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam CLO 002 Book Excerpt:

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The best IT certification exam study system available Filled with hands-on exercises and practice exam questions, CompTIA Cloud Essentials+TM Certification Study Guide, Second Edition (Exam CLO-002) covers what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam. • 100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam CLO-002 • Exam Readiness checklist—you’re ready for the exam when all objectives on the list are checked off • Exam Watch notes call attention to information about, and potential pitfalls in, the exam • Two-Minute Drills for quick review at the end of every chapter • Simulated exam questions match the format, tone, topics, and difficulty of the real exam Covers all the exam topics, including: The Principles of Cloud Computing • The Business Side of Cloud Computing • Cloud Planning • Compliance and the Cloud • Cloud Storage Infrastructure • Cloud Network Infrastructure • Cloud Compute Infrastructure • Applications and Big Data in the Cloud • Cloud DevOps • Security and the Cloud • Managing Cloud Risk Online content includes: • Test engine that provides full-length practice exams and customized quizzes by chapter or by exam domain • Access to entire book PDF

CompTIA Network Study Guide

CompTIA Network  Study Guide
Author: Todd Lammle
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 960
Release: 2015-04-24
ISBN: 1119021251
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Study Guide Book Excerpt:

NOTE: The exam this book covered, CompTIA Network+ (Exam: N10-006), was retired by CompTIA in 2018 and is no longer offered. For coverage of the current exam CompTIA Network+: Exam N10-007, please look for the latest edition of this guide: CompTIA Network+ Study Guide: Exam N10-007 4e (9781119432258). CompTIA's Network+ certification tells the world you have the skills to install, configure, and troubleshoot today's basic networking hardware peripherals and protocols. But first, you have to pass the exam! This detailed CompTIA Authorized study guide by networking guru Todd Lammle has everything you need to prepare for the CompTIA's new Network+ Exam N10-006. Inside, Todd covers all exam objectives, explains key topics, offers plenty of practical examples, and draws upon his own invaluable 25+ years of networking experience to help you learn. Prepares you for Exam N10-006, the new CompTIA Network+ Exam. Covers all exam objectives including network technologies, network installation and configuration, network media and topologies, security, and much more. Includes practical examples review questions, as well as access to practice exams and flashcards to reinforce learning. Networking guru and expert author Todd Lammle offers invaluable insights and tips drawn from real-world experience. Prepare for the exam and enhance your career with the CompTIA Authorized CompTIA Network+ Study Guide, Third Edition.

Mike Meyers CompTIA Security Certification Passport Second Edition

Mike Meyers  CompTIA Security  Certification Passport  Second Edition
Author: T. J. Samuelle
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 400
Release: 2008-12-15
ISBN: 0071643834
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mike Meyers CompTIA Security Certification Passport Second Edition Book Excerpt:

CompTIA Security+ objectives were derived through input from the government, academia, and the IT industry

CompTIA A Certification Practice Exams Second Edition Exams 220 801 220 802

CompTIA A    Certification Practice Exams  Second Edition  Exams 220 801   220 802
Author: James Pyles,Michael Chapple,Michael Pastore
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 416
Release: 2012-10-13
ISBN: 0071792295
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA A Certification Practice Exams Second Edition Exams 220 801 220 802 Book Excerpt:

Don't Let the Real Test Be Your First Test! CompTIA A+ Certification Practice Exams, Second Edition (Exams 220-801 & 220-802) is filled with more than 1000 realistic practice questions to prepare you for these challenging exams. To help you understand the material, in-depth explanations of both the correct and incorrect answers are included for every question. This practical guide covers all official objectives for Exams 220-801 and 220-802 and is the perfect companion to CompTIA A+ Certification Study Guide, Eighth Edition. McGraw-Hill is a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Authorized CompTIA Approved Quality Content. Covers all exam topics, including: Operational Procedures * Operating System Fundamentals * Motherboards and Processors * Storage, Memory, and Adapters * Power Supplies, Display Devices, and Peripherals * Installing and Upgrading PC Components * Installing and Configuring Laptops * Client-Side Virtualization * Upgrading, Installing, and Configuring Windows * Disk and File Management * Troubleshooting, Repair, and Maintenance of PCs * Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Laptops * Troubleshooting and Preventive Maintenance for Windows * Network Basics * Installing a Small Office/Home Office (SOHO) Network * Troubleshooting Networks * Computer Security Fundamentals * Implementing Digital Security * Configuring and Troubleshooting Windows Clients * Supporting Mobile Devices * Using and Supporting Printers Electronic content includes: Complete MasterExam practice testing engine, featuring Two practice exams Detailed answers with explanations Score Report performance assessment tool With free online registration: Bonus--two downloadable MasterExam practice tests

CompTIA Network Study Guide Second Edition

CompTIA   Network    Study Guide  Second Edition
Author: Todd Lammle
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 820
Release: 2012
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Computer network protocols
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Study Guide Second Edition Book Excerpt:

Todd Lammle's CompTIA Network+ Authorized Study Guide for the N10-005 exam! CompTIA's Network+ certification tells the world you have the skills to install, configure, and troubleshoot today's basic networking hardware peripherals and protocols. But first, you have to pass the exam! This detailed CompTIA Authorized study guide by networking guru Todd Lammle has everything you need to prepare for the CompTIA's new Network+Exam N10-005. All exam objectives are covered. He thoroughly explains key topics, offers plenty of practical examples, and draws upon his own invaluable 25+ years of networking experience to help you learn. Prepares you for Exam N10-005, the new CompTIA Network+ Exam. Covers all exam objectives including network technologies, network installation and configuration, network media and topologies, security, and much more. Includes practical examples review questions, as well as access to practice exams and flashcards to reinforce learning. Go to www.sybex.com/go/netplus2e to register and download these tools. Networking guru and expert author Todd Lammle offers invaluable insights and tips drawn from real-world experience. Prepare for the exam and enhance your career with the CompTIA Authorized CompTIA Network+ Study Guide, Second Edition.

CompTIA IT Fundamentals ITF Study Guide

CompTIA IT Fundamentals  ITF   Study Guide
Author: Quentin Docter
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2018-08-17
ISBN: 1119513057
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA IT Fundamentals ITF Study Guide Book Excerpt:

NOTE: The name of the exam has changed from IT Fundamentals to IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+). However, the FC0-U61 exam objectives are exactly the same. After the book was printed with IT Fundamentals in the title, CompTIA changed the name to IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+). We have corrected the title to IT Fundamentals+ (ITF+) in subsequent book printings, but earlier printings that were sold may still show IT Fundamentals in the title. Please rest assured that the book content is 100% the same. The ultimate study guide for the essential entry-level IT cert! The CompTIA IT Fundamentals Study Guide: Exam FC0-U61, Second Edition is your ideal companion for comprehensive exam preparation. Covering 100 percent of the latest exam objectives, this book contains everything you need to know to pass with flying colors—the first time! Clear, concise language breaks down fundamental IT concepts to help you truly grasp important concepts, and practical examples illustrate how each new skill is applied in real-world situations. You’ll learn your way around hardware and software, conduct installations, and connect to networks to get a workstation up and running smoothly; you’ll also develop the knowledge base needed to identify compatibility and security issues, mitigate risks, and conduct all-important preventative maintenance that keeps the end-user problem-free. The CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification validates your skills as a systems support specialist, and gets your foot in the door to a successful IT career. This book is your ultimate preparation resource, with expert guidance backed by online tools to take your preparation to the next level! Master 100 percent of Exam FC0-U61 objectives Learn real-world applications and practical on-the-job skills Know what to expect with exam highlights and review questions Access online study tools including flashcards, chapter tests, a practice exam, and more! The IT department is instrumental in keeping any organization on its feet. As support staff, you will be called upon to assess and repair common problems, set up and configure workstations, address individual issues, and much more. If you decide to continue on to more advanced IT positions, the CompTIA IT Fundamentals certification is a great springboard; if you’re ready to launch your career, the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Study Guide offers complete, practical prep to help you face the exam with confidence.

CompTIA Convergence Certification Study Guide

CompTIA Convergence  Certification Study Guide
Author: Tom Carpenter
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2008-07-01
ISBN: 9780071596817
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Convergence Certification Study Guide Book Excerpt:

The book will be CAQC (CompTIA Approved Quality Curriculum) reviewed and approved Corporations such as Avaya, Intel, Catalyst Telecom, and Siemens recognize CompTIA Convergence+ Nearly one-third of more than 350 small and medium-sized businesses surveyed last fall by CompTIA said they intended to upgrade or replace their phone systems in the next 12 months

CompTIA Cloud Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam CV0 002

CompTIA Cloud  Certification Study Guide  Second Edition  Exam CV0 002
Author: Scott Wilson,Eric A. Vanderburg
Publsiher: McGraw Hill Professional
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2018-03-19
ISBN: 1260116603
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Cloud Certification Study Guide Second Edition Exam CV0 002 Book Excerpt:

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The best fully integrated study system availableSave 10% on any CompTIA exam voucher! Coupon code insideWith hundreds of practice exam questions, CompTIA Cloud+® Certification Study Guide, Second Edition covers what you need to know—and shows you how to prepare—for this challenging exam. •100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam CV0-002•Exam Readiness Checklist—you’re ready for the exam when all objectives on the list are checked off•Exam Watch notes call attention to information about, and potential pitfalls in, the exam•Exam at Work sidebars provide real-world examples of cloud computing technologies in the workplace today•Two-Minute Drills for quick review at the end of every chapter•Key Terms sections highlight and define the most important terms discussed in each chapter•Simulated exam questions match the format, topics, and difficulty of the real exam Covers all exam topics, including:Cloud Computing Concepts, Models, and Terminology • Disk Storage Systems • Storage Networking • Network Infrastructure • Virtualization Components • Virtualization and the Cloud • Network Management • Performance Tuning • Systems Management • Security in the Cloud • Security Best Practices • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery • Testing, Automation, and Changes • Troubleshooting Digital content includes:•Test engine that provides full-length practice exams or customized quizzes by chapter or by exam domain

The Complete Guide to Networking and Network

The Complete Guide to Networking and Network
Author: Michael W. Graves
Publsiher: Delmar Pub
Total Pages: 668
Release: 2006
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Complete Guide to Networking and Network Book Excerpt:

Prepare to pass CompTIA's new Network+ Exam! This straightforward, no-nonsense guide to installing, configuring, and troubleshooting computer networks not only prepares readers to pass the certification exam, but serves to provide information on basic computer technology to the networking professional as well. Topics are thoughtfully organized in accordance with CompTIA's test objectives, taking readers through the seven layers of OSI so readers learn how information starts at one computer and ends up at another. From there, hands-on coverage of how networks are set up and configured is provided, which transports readers out of the realm of theory and into the “real world” of networking.

CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide Exam PW0 100 Second Edition

CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide  Exam PW0 100   Second Edition
Author: Planet3 Wireless
Publsiher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
Total Pages: 541
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780072229028
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide Exam PW0 100 Second Edition Book Excerpt:

Endorsed by the Wireless LAN Association, this comprehensive study guide offers complete coverage of all objectives for CWNA 2.0 exam PW-100. Inside, you’ll find 150+ practice exam questions with complete answers, step-by-step exercises, chapter self-tests, margin notes, and much more to help you prepare for this challenging exam.

CompTIA Network Study Guide Authorized Courseware

CompTIA Network  Study Guide Authorized Courseware
Author: Todd Lammle
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 816
Release: 2012-01-09
ISBN: 1118238869
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Study Guide Authorized Courseware Book Excerpt:

Todd Lammle's CompTIA Network+ Authorized Study Guide for the N10-005 exam! CompTIA's Network+ certification tells the world you have the skills to install, configure, and troubleshoot today's basic networking hardware peripherals and protocols. But first, you have to pass the exam! This detailed CompTIA Authorized study guide by networking guru Todd Lammle has everything you need to prepare for the CompTIA's new Network+Exam N10-005. All exam objectives are covered. He thoroughly explains key topics, offers plenty of practical examples, and draws upon his own invaluable 25+ years of networking experience to help you learn. Prepares you for Exam N10-005, the new CompTIA Network+ Exam. Covers all exam objectives including network technologies, network installation and configuration, network media and topologies, security, and much more. Includes practical examples review questions, as well as access to practice exams and flashcards to reinforce learning. Go to www.sybex.com/go/netplus2e to register and download these tools. Networking guru and expert author Todd Lammle offers invaluable insights and tips drawn from real-world experience. Prepare for the exam and enhance your career with the CompTIA Authorized CompTIA Network+ Study Guide, Second Edition.

MCSA MCSE Windows 2000 Network Security Administration Study Guide

MCSA   MCSE  Windows 2000 Network Security Administration Study Guide
Author: Bill English,Russ Kaufmann
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 574
Release: 2006-07-14
ISBN: 9780782151657
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

MCSA MCSE Windows 2000 Network Security Administration Study Guide Book Excerpt:

CompTIA Network Practice Tests

CompTIA Network  Practice Tests
Author: Craig Zacker
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 689
Release: 2021-09-27
ISBN: 111980731X
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Practice Tests Book Excerpt:

Assess and improve your networking skillset with proven Sybex practice tests In the freshly revised Second Edition of CompTIA Network+ Practice Tests Exam N10-008, IT expert and author Craig Zacker delivers a set of accessible and useful practice tests for the updated Network+ Exam N10-008. You’ll prepare for the exam, learn the information you need in an industry interview, and get ready to excel in your first networking role. These practice tests will gauge your skills in deploying wired and wireless devices; understanding network documentation and the purpose of network services; work with datacenter, cloud, and virtual networking concepts; monitor network activity; and more. Further, this book offers: Comprehensive coverage of all five domain areas of the updated Network+ exam, including networking fundamentals, implementations, operations, security, and troubleshooting Practical and efficient preparation for the Network+ exam with hundreds of domain-by-domain questions Access to the Sybex interactive learning environment and online test bank Perfect for anyone preparing for the CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-008, the CompTIA Network+ Practice Tests Exam N10-008 is also an indispensable resource for network administrators seeking to enhance their skillset with new, foundational skills in a certification endorsed by industry leaders around the world.

CompTIA Linux Study Guide

CompTIA Linux  Study Guide
Author: Roderick W. Smith
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 672
Release: 2009-09-17
ISBN: 0470579498
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Linux Study Guide Book Excerpt:

Authoritative coverage on the first Linux+ exam revision in more than five years The Linux+ exam is an entry-level Linux certification exam administered by CompTIA that covers your knowledge of basic Linux system administration skills. With this being the first update to the exam in more than five years, you'll need to be prepared on the most up-to-date information on all Linux administration topics. Boasting clear and concise material, practical examples, and insights drawn from real-world experience, this study guide is an indispensable resource. Completely updated for the newest Linux+ exam-the first exam revision in more than five years Thorough coverage on key exam topics, including installation and configuration, system maintenance and operations, application and services, networking, and security Packed with chapter review questions, real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, and a glossary of the most important terms you need to know CD features two practice exams, electronic flashcards, interactive chapter review questions, and the book in a searchable PDF Written by a highly respected and recognized author in the field of Linux, this study guide prepares you for the completely new Linux+ exam.

CompTIA Network Certification Study Guide

CompTIA Network  Certification Study Guide
Author: Robert Shimonski,Naomi Alpern,Michael Cross
Publsiher: Syngress Media Incorporated
Total Pages: 776
Release: 2009
ISBN: 9781597494298
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

CompTIA Network Certification Study Guide Book Excerpt:

CompTIA Network+ Certification Study Guide: Exam N10-004, Second Edition, offers a practical guide for those interested in pursuing CompTIA Network+ certification. It presents the fundamental terminology needed to perform duties as a network technician and to pass the CompTIA Network+ exam. The book begins with a brief history of the development of networks, including their origins and where they are heading. It describes network models such as centralized and decentralized, and distinguishes between a local area network (LAN) and a wide area network (WAN). The discussions include cable connections and termination for the Network+ exam; the meaning of convergence; and the most common network devices being used on small and large networks, including the Internet. The role of switches in improving network functionality and enhancing security is described. The book also contains chapters on wireless networking; Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model; Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP); wide area network (WAN) technologies; network security; and network management and troubleshooting. New to this edition in accordance with the newly revised exam is an intensified focus on network security Two NEW practice exams to help eliminate test-day jitters Tiered chapter ending questions that allow for graduated learning Covers everything from test taking techniques to advanced topics - keeping the beginner and intermediate IT professional in mind Layout of the guide parallels the Network+ N10-004 objectives for ease of study