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Network+ Guide To Networks - With CD (4TH 06 - Old Edition)by Tamara Dean
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Knowing how to install, configure, and troubleshoot a computer network is a highly marketable and exciting skill. This book first introduces the fundamental building blocks that form a modern network, such as protocols, topologies, hardware, and network operating systems. It then provides in-depth coverage of the most important concepts in contemporary networking, such as TCP/IP, Ethernet, wireless transmission, and security. After reading the book and completing the end-of-chapter exercises, you will be prepared to select the best network design, hardware, and software for your environment. You will also have the skills to build a network from scratch and maintain, upgrade, and troubleshoot an existing network. Finally, you will be well prepared to pass CompTIA?s (the Computing Technology Industry Association?s) Network+ certification exam. This book explains concepts logically and in a clear, approachable style. In addition, concepts are reinforced by real-world examples of networking issues from a professional?s standpoint. Each chapter opens with an On the Job story from a network engineer. These real-world examples, along with Hands-on Projects and Case Projects in each chapter, make this book a practical learning tool. The numerous tables and illustrations, along with the glossaries, appendices, and study questions make the book a valuable reference for any networking professional
Network+ Guide to Networks, Fifth Edition is designed to prepare users for CompTIA's newly-revised 2008 Network+ certification exam. The book offers mapping features to the exam objectives, and presents current coverage of nteworking hardware and software along with the skills necessary to succeed in the dynamic field of networking. This book is designed to fit any Introduction to Networking course, with thorough explanations of networking fundaments such as protocols, network design and implementation, and troubleshooting and support.
Network+ Guide to Networks, Fourth Edition is designed to prepare users for CompTIA's newly-revised 2005 Network+ certification exam and will also offer mapping features to the exam objectives.
About the Author
Tamara Dean has worked in the field of networking for nearly 20 years as a network engineer, LAN administrator, consultant, and manager of Internet services and data center operations for a regional ISP. Tamara is the author of Network+ Guide to Networks; Network+ CoursePrep Study Guide; and Guide to Telecommunications Technology; all published by Course Technology.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 - An Introduction to Networking. Chapter 2 - Networking Standards and the OSI Model. Chapter 3 - Transmission Basics and Networking Media. Chapter 4 - Introduction to TCP/IP. Chapter 5 - Topologies and Ethernet Standards. Chapter 6 - Network Hardware. Chapter 7 - WANs and Remote Connectivity. Chapter 8 - Wireless Networking. Chapter 9 -Network Operating Systems. Chapter 10 - In-Depth TCP/IP Networking. Chapter 11 - Voice, Video, and Data Convergence. Chapter 12 - Network Security. Chapter 13 - Troubleshooting Network Problems. Chapter 14 - Ensuring Integrity and Availability. Chapter 15 - Network Management. Chapter Summary. Key Terms. Review Questions. Hands-on Projects. Case Projects. Appendix A - Network+ Examination Objectives. Appendix B - Network+ Practice Exam. Appendix C - Visual Guide to Connectors.
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