Networking Essentials

A CompTIA Network+ N10-007 Textbook

Author: Jeffrey S. Beasley,Piyasat Nilkaew

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 013486610X

Category: Computers

Page: 768

View: 395

Thoroughly updated to reflect the CompTIA Network+ N10-007 exam, Networking Essentials, Fifth Edition is a practical, up-to-date, and hands-on guide to the basics of networking. Written from the viewpoint of a working network administrator, it requires absolutely no experience with either network concepts or day-to-day network management. Networking Essentials, Fifth Edition guides readers from an entry-level knowledge in computer networks to advanced concepts in Ethernet and TCP/IP networks; routing protocols and router configuration; local, campus, and wide area network configuration; network security; wireless networking; optical networks; Voice over IP; the network server; and Linux networking. This edition contains additional coverage of switch security, troubleshooting IP networks, authorization and access control, best practices for disaster recovery, network infrastructure configuration and management, data traffic network analysis, network security, and VoIP. It also covers approximately 250 new terms now addressed by CompTIA’s N10-007 exam. Clear goals are outlined for each chapter, and every concept is introduced in easy-to-understand language that explains how and why networking technologies are used. Each chapter is packed with real-world examples and practical exercises that reinforce all concepts and guide you through using them to configure, analyze, and fix networks. KEY PEDAGOGICAL FEATURES NET-CHALLENGE SIMULATION SOFTWARE provides hands-on experience with entering router and switch commands, setting up functions, and configuring interfaces and protocols WIRESHARK NETWORK PROTOCOL ANALYZER presents techniques and examples of data traffic analysis throughout PROVEN TOOLS FOR MORE EFFECTIVE LEARNING AND NETWORK+ PREP, including chapter outlines, summaries, and Network+ objectives WORKING EXAMPLES IN EVERY CHAPTER to reinforce key concepts and promote mastery KEY TERM DEFINITIONS, LISTINGS, AND EXTENSIVE GLOSSARY to help you master the language of networking QUESTIONS, PROBLEMS, AND CRITICAL THINKING QUESTIONS to help you deepen your understanding
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Networking Essentials

A CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Textbook

Author: Jeffrey S. Beasley,Piyasat Nilkaew

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134299744

Category: Computers

Page: 736

View: 3792

Thoroughly updated to reflect the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 exam, Networking Essentials, Fourth Edition is a practical, up-to-date, and hands-on guide to the basics of networking. Written from the viewpoint of a working network administrator, it requires absolutely no experience with either network concepts or day-to-day network management. Networking Essentials, Fourth Edition guides readers from an entry-level knowledge in computer networks to advanced concepts in Ethernet and TCP/IP networks; routing protocols and router configuration; local, campus, and wide area network configuration; network security; wireless networking; optical networks; Voice over IP; the network server; and Linux networking. This new edition includes expanded coverage of mobile and cellular communications; configuring static routing with RIPv2, OSPF, EIGRP, and IS-IS; physical security, access control, and biometric access control; cloud computing and virtualization; and codes and standards. Clear goals are outlined for each chapter, and every concept is introduced in easy to understand language that explains how and why networking technologies are used. Each chapter is packed with real-world examples and practical exercises that reinforce all concepts and guide you through using them to configure, analyze, and fix networks. Key Pedagogical Features NET-CHALLENGE SIMULATION SOFTWARE provides hands-on experience with entering router and switch commands, setting up functions, and configuring interfaces and protocols WIRESHARK NETWORK PROTOCOL ANALYZER presents techniques and examples of data traffic analysis throughout PROVEN TOOLS FOR MORE EFFECTIVE LEARNING AND NETWORK+ PREP, including chapter outlines, summaries, and Network+ objectives WORKING EXAMPLES IN EVERY CHAPTER to reinforce key concepts and promote mastery KEY TERM DEFINITIONS, LISTINGS, AND EXTENSIVE GLOSSARY to help you master the language of networking QUESTIONS, PROBLEMS, AND CRITICAL THINKING QUESTIONS to help you deepen your understanding CD-ROM includes Net-Challenge Simulation Software, including seven hands-on labs and the Wireshark Network Protocol Analyzer Software examples. Shelving Category: Networking Covers: CompTIA Network+
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A Practical Guide to Advanced Networking

Author: Jeffrey S. Beasley,Piyasat Nilkaew

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0133354008

Category: Computers

Page: 528

View: 421

A Practical Guide to Advanced Networking, Third Edition takes a pragmatic, hands-on approach to teaching advanced modern networking concepts from the network administrator’s point of view. Thoroughly updated for the latest networking technologies and applications, the book guides you through designing, configuring, and managing campus networks, connecting networks to the Internet, and using the latest networking technologies. The authors first show how to solve key network design challenges, including data flow, selection of network media, IP allocation, subnetting, and configuration of both VLANs and Layer 3 routed networks. Next, they illuminate advanced routing techniques using RIP/RIPv2, OSPF, IS-IS, EIGRP, and other protocols, and show how to address common requirements such as static routing and route redistribution. You’ll find thorough coverage of configuring IP-based network infrastructure, and using powerful WireShark and NetFlow tools to analyze and troubleshoot traffic. A full chapter on security introduces best practices for preventing DoS attacks, configuring access lists, and protecting routers, switches, VPNs, and wireless networks. This book’s coverage also includes IPv6, Linux-based networking, Juniper routers, BGP Internet routing, and Voice over IP (VoIP). Every topic is introduced in clear, easy-to-understand language; key ideas are reinforced with working examples, and hands-on exercises based on powerful network simulation software. Key Pedagogical Features NET-CHALLENGE SIMULATION SOFTWARE provides hands-on experience with advanced router and switch commands, interface configuration, and protocols–now including RIPv2 and IS-IS WIRESHARK NETWORK PROTOCOL ANALYZER TECHNIQUES and EXAMPLES of advanced data traffic analysis throughout PROVEN TOOLS FOR MORE EFFECTIVE LEARNING, including chapter outlines and summaries WORKING EXAMPLES IN EVERY CHAPTER to reinforce key concepts and promote mastery KEY TERMS DEFINITIONS, LISTINGS, and EXTENSIVE GLOSSARY to help you master the language of networking QUESTIONS, PROBLEMS, and CRITICAL THINKING QUESTIONS to help you deepen your understanding CD-ROM includes Net-Challenge Simulation Software and the Wireshark Network Protocol Analyzer Software examples.
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CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Cert Guide

Author: Michael D. Taylor,Keith H. Barker,Kevin Wallace

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0789754738

Category: Computers

Page: 714

View: 8912

This approved study guide helps you master topics on the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 exam, including the following: Computer network fundamentals The OSI model and TCP/IP stack Media types, infrastructure components, and network devices Ethernet technology IPv4 and IPv6 addresses Routing IP traffic with dynamic routing protocols DNAT, SNAT, and PAT Multicast routing Wide Area Networks (WANs) Wireless LANs Network optimization and QoS Windows and UNIX command-line tools for network administration and troubleshooting Network security Troubleshooting common Layer 2, Layer 3, and wireless networking issues CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition contains proven study features that enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. Best-selling authors and expert instructors Keith Barker and Kevin Wallace share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills, essential for successful completion of the performance-based testing items on the exam. This complete, CompTIA-approved study package includes the following: A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exams approved by CompTIA Clearly defined chapter learning objectives covering all N10-006 exam topics Chapter-ending review questions and exam preparation exercises, which help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly The powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test software, complete with hundreds of well reviewed, exam-realistic questions, customization options, and detailed performance reports 40 performance-based practice question exercises to help you prepare for the hands-on exam questions More than 60 minutes of video mentoring from the author A final preparation chapter, which guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your review and test-taking strategies An Exam Essentials appendix that quickly recaps all major chapter topics for easy reference, both in print and interactive digital format A key terms Glossary in both print and on the DVD, which acts as an interactive flash-card application Study plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study time A 10% exam discount voucher (a $27 value!) This Deluxe Edition also includes two special features: A free copy of the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Authorized Cert Guide Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test. This package provides you access to three eBook files (PDF, EPUB, and Mobi/Kindle format), more than 400 exam-realistic practice test questions, and links from all the questions to the specific sections in the PDF eBook file for detailed explanations and review. A free copy of the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Hands-on Lab Simulator, including 63 hands-on practice labs covering real-world network configuration scenarios in Windows GUI and Cisco router and switch CLI environments, hardware activities, network design exercises, and technology mapping tasks. Companion DVD The DVD contains more than 400 practice questions, 40 performance-based question exercises, glossary flash cards, an exam essentials review tool, memory table exercises and answer keys, a study planner tool, more than 60 minutes of video, and the Network+ Simulator.
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Network+ Study Guide

Exam N10-003

Author: David Groth,Toby Skandier

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780782150780

Category: Computers

Page: 560

View: 2174

Here's the book you need to prepare for CompTIA's updated Network+ exam, N10-003. This revised edition of the best-selling Network+ Study Guide was developed to meet the exacting requirements of today's certification candidates. In addition to the focused and accessible instructional approach that has earned Sybex the reputation as the leading publisher for certification self-study guides, this book provides: Clear and concise information on networking essentials. Practical examples and insights drawn from real-world experience. Leading-edge exam preparation software, including a test engine and electronic flashcards. You'll also find authoritative coverage of key exam topics, including: Media and Topologies Protocols and Standards Network Implementation Network Support Reviewed and approved as CompTIA Authorized Quality Curriculum (CAQC), this book provides numerous study advantages with CAQC materials, including coverage of all exam objectives, implementation of important instructional design principles, and instructional reviews that help students assess their learning comprehension and readiness for the exam. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.
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Mike Meyers’ CompTIA Network+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks Lab Manual, Fifth Edition (Exam N10-007)

Author: Mike Meyers,Jonathan S. Weissman

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1260121216

Category: Computers

Page: 496

View: 6353

Practice the Skills Essential for a Successful IT Career •80+ lab exercises challenge you to solve problems based on realistic case studies •Lab analysis tests measure your understanding of lab results •Step-by-step scenarios require you to think critically •Key term quizzes help build your vocabulary Mike Meyers’ CompTIA Network+® Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting Networks Lab Manual, Fifth Editioncovers:•Network models•Cabling and topology•Ethernet basics and modern Ethernet•Installing a physical network•TCP/IP•Routing•Network naming•Advanced networking devices•IPv6•Remote connectivity•Wireless networking•Virtualization and cloud computing•Mobile networking•Building a real-world network•Managing risk•Protecting your network•Network monitoring and troubleshooting
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Network+ Guide to Networks

Author: Tamara Dean

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128541490X

Category: Computers

Page: 896

View: 3799

The completely updated NETWORK+ GUIDE TO NETWORKS, 6th Edition gives students the technical skills and industry know-how required to begin an exciting career installing, configuring, and troubleshooting computer networks. The text also prepares students for CompTIA's Network+ N10-005 certification exam with fundamentals in protocols, topologies, hardware, and network design. After exploring TCP/IP, Ethernet, wireless transmission, and security concepts, as well as an all-new chapter on virtual networks, students can increase their knowledge with the practical On-the Jobstories, Review Questions, Hands-On Projects, and Case Projects. NETWORK+ GUIDE TO NETWORKS, 6th Edition also includes reference appendices, a glossary, and full-color illustrations. The features of the text combined with its emphasis on real-world problem solving, provides students with the tools they need to succeed in any computing environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Exam Cram

Author: Emmett Dulaney

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134036107

Category: Computers

Page: 648

View: 632

Prepare for CompTIA Network+ N10-006 exam success with this CompTIA authorized Exam Cram from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner. This is the eBook version of the print title. Note that the eBook does not provide access to the practice test software that accompanies the print book. Access to the digital edition of the Cram Sheet is available through product registration at Pearson IT Certification, or see instructions in the back pages of your eBook. CompTIA® Network+ N10-006 Exam Cram, Fifth Edition is the perfect study guide to help you pass the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 exam. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic, including substantial new coverage of security, cloud networking, IPv6, and wireless technologies. The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Exam Alerts, sidebars, and Notes interspersed throughout the text keep you focused on what you need to know. Cram Quizzes help you assess your knowledge, and the Cram Sheet tear card is the perfect last-minute review. Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your CompTIA Network+ (N10-006) exam! --Understand modern network topologies, protocols, and infrastructure --Implement networks based on specific requirements --Install and configure DNS and DHCP --Monitor and analyze network traffic --Understand IPv6 and IPv4 addressing, routing, and switching --Perform basic router/switch installation and configuration --Explain network device functions in cloud environments --Efficiently implement and troubleshoot WANs --Install, configure, secure, and troubleshoot wireless networks --Apply patches/updates, and support change/configuration management --Describe unified communication technologies --Segment and optimize networks --Identify risks/threats, enforce policies and physical security, configure firewalls, and control access --Understand essential network forensics concepts --Troubleshoot routers, switches, wiring, connectivity, and security
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CompTIA Network+ N10-007 Cert Guide

Author: Anthony Sequeira

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134861116

Category: Computers

Page: 656

View: 7084

This is the eBook version of the print title. Note that the eBook does not provide access to the practice test software that accompanies the print book. Access to the personal video mentoring is available through product registration at Pearson IT Certification; or see instructions in back pages of your eBook. Learn, prepare, and practice for CompTIA Network+ N10-007 exam success with this CompTIA Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner. Master CompTIA Network+ N10-007 exam topics Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks Learn from more than two hours of video mentoring CompTIA Network+ N10-007 Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Best-selling author and expert instructor Anthony Sequeira shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics. The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your final study plan. The book also contains more than three hours of personal video mentoring from the author. Go to the back pages of your eBook for instructions on how to access the personal video mentoring content. Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this CompTIA approved study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. The CompTIA approved study guide helps you master all the topics on the Network+ exam, including: Computer networks and the OSI model Network components Ethernet IP addressing Routing traffic Wide Area Networks (WANs) Wireless Technologies Network performance Command-line utilities Network management Network policies and best practices Network security Troubleshooting
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CompTIA Network+ Study Guide

Exam N10-006

Author: Todd Lammle

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111902126X

Category: Computers

Page: 960

View: 5688

Covers 100% of exam objectives, including explaining the functions and applications of various network devices, using appropriate monitoring tools, implementing network hardening techniques, troubleshooting and resolving common wireless issues, and much more... Includes interactive online learning environment and study tools with: + 2 custom practice exams + More than 100 Electronic Flashcards + Searchable key term glossary Your complete guide to preparing for CompTIA Network+ Exam N10-006 The CompTIA Network+ Study Guide, 3rd Edition is your one-stop resource for complete coverage of Exam N10-006. This Sybex Study Guide covers 100% of all exam N10-006 objectives. You'll prepare for the exam smarter and faster with Sybex thanks to superior content including, assessment tests that check exam readiness, objective map, real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, key topic exam essentials, and challenging chapter review questions. Reinforce what you have learned with the exclusive Sybex online learning environment and test bank, accessible across multiple devices. Get prepared for the CompTIA Network+ exam with Sybex. Coverage of 100% of all exam objectives in this Study Guide means you'll be ready for: Comparing and contrasting the use of networking services and applications Installing and configuring network services/applications Analyzing metrics and reports from monitoring and tracking performance tools Using appropriate resources to support configuration management Comparing and contrasting common network vulnerabilities and threats Installing and configuring a basic firewall Summarizing basic forensic concepts Implementing network troubleshooting methodology Troubleshooting and resolving common copper cable issues Troubleshooting and resolving common network issues Analyzing and determining the correct OSI layer Explaining the basics of network theory and concepts Summarizing safety practices Installing and configuring equipment in the appropriate location using best practices Interactive learning environment Take your exam prep to the next level with Sybex's superior interactive online tools. To access the learning environment, simply visit: http://sybextestbanks.wiley.com, type in your unique PIN and instantly gain access to: Interactive test bank with 2 practice exams. Practice exams help you identify areas where further review is needed. Get more than 90% of the answers correct, and you're ready to take the certification exam. 100 questions total! More than 100 Electronic Flashcards to reinforce learning and provide lastminute prep before the exam Comprehensive glossary in PDF format that gives you instant access to the key terms so you are fully prepared
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Guide to Networking Essentials

Author: Greg Tomsho

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305480848

Category: Computers

Page: 688

View: 6632

GUIDE TO NETWORKING ESSENTIALS provides students with both the knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to work with network operating systems in a network administration environment. By focusing on troubleshooting and computer networking technologies, this book offers a comprehensive introduction to networking and to advances in software, wireless and network security. Challenge Labs and Hands-On Projects are directly integrated in each chapter to allow for a hands-on experience in the classroom. Updated content reflects the latest networking technologies and operating systems including new Ethernet standards, cloud computing, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016, and recent Linux distributions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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CompTIA Network+ Study Guide

Exam N10-007

Author: Todd Lammle

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111943226X

Category: Computers

Page: 1008

View: 3696

Todd Lammle's bestselling CompTIA Network+ Study Guide for the N10-007 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. First, however, 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 Network+ Exam N10-007. Todd covers all exam objectives, explains key topics, offers plenty of practical examples, and draws upon his own invaluable 30 years of networking experience to help you learn. The Study Guide prepares you for Exam N10-007, 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 valuable insights and tips drawn from real-world experience Plus, receive one year of FREE access to a robust set of online interactive learning tools, including hundreds of sample practice questions, a pre-assessment test, bonus practice exams, and over 100 electronic flashcards. Prepare for the exam and enhance your career—starting now!
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CompTIA Network+ Review Guide

Exam N10-006

Author: Bill Ferguson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119098068

Category: Computers

Page: 360

View: 8386

Be prepared for the Network+ exam CompTIA Network+ Review Guide is your ideal study companion for preparing for the CompTIA Network+ exam (N10-006). This concise review is the perfect companion to the CompTIA Network+ Study Guide and the CompTIA Network+ Deluxe Study Guide, with full exam coverage organized by objective for quick review and reinforcement of key topics. Each of the book's five parts is devoted to a specific domain area of the exam, providing a focused review to bolster areas of weak understanding. You get access to the Sybex test engine, which includes two bonus practice tests, electronic flashcards, and a glossary of the most important terms you need to know on exam day. CompTIA's Network+ certification covers advances in networking technology, and reflects changes in associated job tasks. The exam places greater emphasis on network implementation and support, and includes expanded coverage of wireless networking topics. This Review Guide gives you the opportunity to identify your level of knowledge while there's still time to study, and avoid exam-day surprises. Review network architecture and security Understand network operations and troubleshooting Gain insight into industry standards and best practices Get a firmer grasp of network theory fundamentals Reinforce your test prep with this concise guide.
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CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Practice Test Questions (Get Certified Get Ahead)

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781939136046

Category:

Page: N.A

View: 357

CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Practice Test Questions (Get Certified Get Ahead) includes over 300 realistic practice test questions and a comprehensive list of relevant acronyms. Combined, these study materials will help you take and pass the Network+ exam the first time you take it. If you want to test your readiness for the Network+ exam and reinforce the important material, this book is for you. All practice test questions include in-depth explanations to help you understand why the correct answers are correct, and why the incorrect answers are incorrect. Master the material and no matter how CompTIA words the questions, you'll be able to answer them correctly. The book is organized in five chapters matched to the five Network+ domains. Each chapter includes two sections:1. Practice mode section. Includes practice test questions without answers. This section presents the questions, but does not give you the answers. You can use this to test yourself to see if you know why the correct answers are correct, and why the incorrect answers are incorrect. 2. Review mode section. Includes practice test questions with answers. This section includes the same questions in the practice mode section, but it combines the questions, answers, and explanations so you can use it as a last minute review for any of the domains. The introduction includes details on the exam to give you an idea of what to expect. Additionally, all of the relevant acronyms are spelled out and defined in the appendix.
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MCSA Windows Server 2012 Complete Study Guide

Exams 70-410, 70-411, 70-412, and 70-417

Author: William Panek

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118754794

Category: Computers

Page: 984

View: 8139

Prepare for the MCSA Windows Server 2012 exams with this Sybex study guide Microsoft's new version of the MCSA certification for Windows Server 2012 requires passing three exams. This value-priced study guide includes more than 1,000 pages of quality exam-prep content, covering 100 percent of the objective domains of all three exams (as well as the Upgrade exam, 70-417). Also includes more than 500 practice questions. You also have access to three bonus exams, electronic flashcards, and videos showing how to perform the more difficult tasks. Both first-time MCSA candidates and those wishing to upgrade from Server 2008 certification will benefit from this complete test-prep guide. Provides a comprehensive study guide for all three MCSA Windows Server 2012 exams: 70-410, 70-411, and 70-412, as well as the Upgrade exam: 70-417 Covers installing and configuring Windows Server 2012; deploying and configuring DNS service; administering Active Directory; creating and managing Group Policy Objects; and configuring server roles and features, Hyper-V, and core networking services Explains basic networking concepts, DHCP, deploying and maintaining servers, configuring a network policy server infrastructure and high availability in Windows Server 2012, and much more Features real-world scenarios, hands-on exercises, practice exams, electronic flashcards, and over an hour of video demonstrations Covers all exam objectives MCSA Windows Server 2012 Complete Study Guide arms you with all the information you must master to achieve MCSA certification on Windows Server 2012.
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CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide

Exams 220-901 and 220-902

Author: Quentin Docter,Emmett Dulaney,Toby Skandier

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111913787X

Category: Computers

Page: 1392

View: 1192

Gain the Sybex advantage with this complete guide to A+ certification The CompTIA A+ Complete Study Guide is your complete solution for A+ exam preparation. Covering 100% of Exam 220-901 and Exam 220-902 objectives, this book gives you everything you need to ensure that you not only understand the basics of IT, but that you can demonstrate your understanding effectively. Now in its third edition, this guide has been updated to reflect the exam's new focus. Coverage includes the latest best practices, Windows 8/8.1 and mobile OSes, and an emphasis on the practical skills required on the job. Clear and concise, this book helps you solidify your understanding of crucial hardware and operating system maintenance and troubleshooting topics covered on the exam. You also gain access to the Sybex exclusive online interactive learning environment and test bank, featuring bonus practice exams, electronic flashcards, and a searchable PDF glossary of the most important terms you need to understand. The CompTIA A+ certification is the essential computer technician credential, and is required by over 100 leading employers. This book helps you prepare and practice so you can approach the exam with confidence, and pass with flying colors. Review the components of personal computers, laptops, and portable devices Understand operating systems, networks, and security Get up to speed on safety and environmental issues Practice effective communication and the "soft skills" of professionalism More than just a review of computer parts, this book covers everything you'll see on the exam. Why go in unprepared when you can have the Sybex advantage?
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Complete CompTIA A+ Guide to IT Hardware and Software

Author: Cheryl A. Schmidt

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 013439318X

Category: Computers

Page: 1488

View: 8071

Master IT hardware and software installation, configuration, repair, maintenance, and troubleshooting and fully prepare for the CompTIA® A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exams. This all-in-one textbook and lab manual is a real-world guide to learning how to connect, manage, and troubleshoot multiple devices in authentic IT scenarios. Thorough instruction built on the CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exam objectives includes coverage of Linux, Mac, mobile, cloud, and expanded troubleshooting and security. For realistic industry experience, the author also includes common legacy technologies still in the field along with non-certification topics like Windows 10 to make this textbook THE textbook to use for learning about today’s tools and technologies. In addition, dual emphasis on both tech and soft skills ensures you learn all you need to become a qualified, professional, and customer-friendly technician. Dozens of activities to help “flip” the classroom plus hundreds of labs included within the book provide an economical bonus–no need for a separate lab manual. Learn more quickly and thoroughly with all these study and review tools: Learning Objectives provide the goals for each chapter plus chapter opening lists of A+ Cert Exam Objectives ensure full coverage of these topics Hundreds of photos, figures, and tables to help summarize and present information in a visual manner in an all-new full color design Practical Tech Tips give real-world IT Tech Support knowledge Soft Skills best practice advice and team-building activities in each chapter cover all the tools and skills you need to become a professional, customer-friendly technician in every category Review Questions, including true/false, multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and open-ended questions, assess your knowledge of the learning objectives Hundreds of thought-provoking activities to apply and reinforce the chapter content and “flip” the classroom if you want More than 140 Labs allow you to link theory to practical experience Key Terms identify exam words and phrases associated with each topic Detailed Glossary clearly defines every key term Dozens of Critical Thinking Activities take you beyond the facts to complete comprehension of topics Chapter Summary provides a recap of key concepts for studying Certification Exam Tips provide insight into the certification exam and preparation process
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CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide

Author: Mark Edward Soper

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134400569

Category: Computers

Page: 1360

View: 1104

CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide, is a comprehensive guide to the new A+ exams from CompTIA from one of the leading A+ Certification authors. With over 15 years of experience in developing CompTIA A+ Certification content and 30 years of experience in the computer field, Mark teaches you not just what you need to pass the exams, but also what you need to know to apply your knowledge in the real world. This book is rich with learning and exam preparation features: Hands-on lab exercises Real-world test preparation advice This is the eBook edition of the CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the practice exam that comes with the print edition. CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide, is a comprehensive guide to the new A+ exams from CompTIA from one of the leading A+ Certification authors. With over 15 years of experience in developing CompTIA A+ Certification content and 30 years of experience in the computer field, Mark teaches you not just what you need to pass the exams, but also what you need to know to apply your knowledge in the real world. This book is rich with learning and exam preparation features: Hands-on lab exercises Real-world test preparation advice This is the eBook edition of the CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Cert Guide. This eBook does not include the practice exam that comes with the print edition. Each chapter takes a ground-up approach - starting with the essentials and gradually building to larger, more complex concepts. Regardless of your level of experience, from beginner to expert, this book helps you improve your knowledge and skills. Loaded with informative illustrations, photos and screen captures that help readers follow along, the book also includes access to bonus content including a handy objectives index that maps each test objective to the section of the book in which that objective is covered. This invaluable tool will help readers be certain that they are ready for test day! This study guide helps you master all the topics on the new A+ 901 and 902 exams, including Motherboards, processors, RAM, and BIOS Power supplies and system cooling I/O, input ports, and devices Video displays and video cards Customized PCs Laptops, mobile and wearable devices Printers Storage devices including SSDs Installing, using, and troubleshooting Windows, Linux, and OS X Virtualization Networking Security Operational procedures and communications methods
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CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Practice Questions Exam Cram

Author: David L. Prowse

Publisher: Pearson IT Certification

ISBN: 0134391438

Category: Computers

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CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Practice Questions Exam Cram CompTIA A+ 220-901 and 220-902 Practice Questions Exam Cram complements any A+ study plan with 640 practice test questions in the book and on the companion site—all supported by complete explanations of every answer. This package’s highly realistic questions cover every area of knowledge for both new A+ exams: 220-901 and 220-902. Covers the critical information you’ll need to know to score higher on your A+ 220-901 and 220-902 exams! · Features 640 questions, organized to reflect the newest objectives for the A+ exams, so you can easily assess your knowledge of every topic. · Each question includes a detailed answer explanation. · Provides complete coverage of all objectives for the 220-901 and 220-902 A+ exams. COMPANION WEBSITE · Test engine features more than 600 questions from this book in multiple test modes, among other features · Includes 10 real-world scenarios with supporting simulations and videos
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