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ISBN-13 9780132850490ISBN-10 0132850494
ISBN-10 0789748215ISBN-13 9780789748218
Author(s): Kevin Wallace
Publisher: Pearson Certification
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 576

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Learn, prepare, and practice for exam success

  • Master Network+ exam topics

  • Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes

  • Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks

  • CompTIA Network+ N10-005 Authorized Cert Guide is a best-of-breed exam study guide. Best-selling author and expert instructor Kevin Wallace 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.

    Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this authorized study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.

    The authorized 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 LANs

  • Network performance

  • Command-line utilities

  • Network management

  • Network security

  • Troubleshooting

  • Kevin Wallace, CCIE No. 7945, is one of the most prolific and best-selling authors in the networking industry. He is a certified Cisco instructor, and he holds multiple certifications including CCNP, CCNP Voice, CCNP Security, and CCDP, in addition to multiple security and voice specializations. With networking experience dating back to 1989 (and computer experience dating back to 1982), Kevin is a Senior Technical Instructor for SkillSoft. Kevin has been a network design specialist for the Walt Disney World Resort and a network manager for Eastern Kentucky University.