Guide to Networking Essentials

Author: Greg Tomsho

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305480848

Category: Computers

Page: 688

View: 5299

DOWNLOAD NOW »
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.

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: 1412

DOWNLOAD NOW »
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

Cisco Networking Essentials

Author: Troy McMillan

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119092132

Category: Computers

Page: 480

View: 7499

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Start a career in networking Cisco Networking Essentials, 2nd Edition provides the latest for those beginning a career in networking. This book provides the fundamentals of networking and leads you through the concepts, processes, and skills you need to master fundamental networking concepts. Thinking of taking the CCENT Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician ICND1 Exam 100-101? This book has you covered! With coverage of important topics and objectives, each chapter outlines main points and provides clear, engaging discussion that will give you a sound understanding of core topics and concepts. End-of-chapter review questions and suggested labs help reinforce what you've learned, and show you where you may need to backtrack and brush up before exam day. Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking products and services, which are used by a majority of the world's companies. This book gives you the skills and understanding you need to administer these networks, for a skillset that will serve you anywhere around the globe. Understand fundamental networking concepts Learn your way around Cisco products and services Gain the skills you need to administer Cisco routers and switches Prepare thoroughly for the CCENT exam If you're interested in becoming in-demand, network administration is the way to go; if you want to develop the skillset every company wants to hire, Cisco Networking Essentials, 2nd Edition gets you started working with the most widespread name in the business.

Microsoft Windows Networking Essentials

Author: Darril Gibson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118016858

Category: Computers

Page: 372

View: 4656

DOWNLOAD NOW »
The core concepts and technologies of Windows networking Networking can be a complex topic, especially for those new tothe field of IT. This focused, full-color book takes a uniqueapproach to teaching Windows networking to beginners by strippingdown a network to its bare basics, thereby making each topic clearand easy to understand. Focusing on the new Microsoft TechnologyAssociate (MTA) program, this book pares down to just theessentials, showing beginners how to gain a solid foundation forunderstanding networking concepts upon which more advanced topicsand technologies can be built. This straightforward guide begins each chapter by laying out alist of topics to be discussed, followed by a concise discussion ofthe core networking skills you need to have to gain a strong handleon the subject matter. Chapters conclude with review questions andsuggested labs so you can measure your level of understanding ofthe chapter's content. Serves as an ideal resource for gaining a solid understandingof fundamental networking concepts and skills Offers a straightforward and direct approach to networkingbasics and covers network management tools, TCP/IP, the nameresolution process, and network protocols and topologies Reviews all the topics you need to know for taking the MTA98-366 exam Provides an overview of networking components, discussesconnecting computers to a network, and looks at connecting networkswith routers If you're new to IT and interested in entering the IT workforce,then Microsoft Windows Networking Essentials is essentialreading.

Computer Networking Essentials

Author: Debra Littlejohn Shinder

Publisher: Cisco Press

ISBN: 9781587130380

Category: Computers

Page: 735

View: 5142

DOWNLOAD NOW »
An essential guide to understanding networking theory, implementation, and interoperability Excellent preparation for generic or vendor-specific networking certification programs Written in a user-friendly manner accessible to readers who may need an introduction to networking terms Introduction to two popular real-world networking models: the Department of Defense (DoD) model and the Open System Interconnection (OSI) model Includes latest technologies such as laser, infrared, and satellite/ microwave communications Coverage of common server operating systems, including Windows NT(r), Windows(r) 2000, NetWare, UNIX, and Linux Security coverage provides basic cryptography concepts, public and private key encryption, firewalls and proxies, and internal security measures Computer Networking Essentials, written by educator, trainer, and technical author Debra Littlejohn Shinder, starts with an introduction to networking concepts. You will learn computer networking terminology and history, and then dive into the technical concepts involved in sharing data across a computer network. A survey of networking hardware and software will show you how the hardware components, the server and client operating systems, and the networking protocols work together to make that data sharing possible. Several "specialty" areas of networking are explored, including security, remote access, virtual private networking (VPN), and network monitoring and troubleshooting. Written at a level that requires little computer experience, Computer Networking Essentials incorporates elements from a variety of popular introductory networking courses into a comprehensive all-in-one guidebook. It is an excellent preparation for the Network+ program, Microsoft's Networking Essentials core course, Novell's Networking Fundamentals, and the Cisco Systems CCNA certification.

MCSE Training Guide

Networking Essentials

Author: Joe Casad,Dan Newland

Publisher: New Riders Publishing

ISBN: 9781562057497

Category: Computer networks

Page: 490

View: 5191

DOWNLOAD NOW »
This book is designed for any network administrator or computer technology professional who wants to prove his/her Microsoft knowledge by becoming an MCPS/MCSE. The CD-ROM contains multiple Windows 95 and NT test engines with hundreds of questions.

Networking Essentials Exam Guide

Author: Dan York

Publisher: Que Corporation

ISBN: 9780789711939

Category: Computers

Page: 827

View: 9779

DOWNLOAD NOW »
A training kit for individuals studying to past test #70-58, Networking Essentials, for MCSE certification, features a tutorial to help build in-depth mastery of each networking concept and provides sample test questions to help readers apply specific skills to real-world situations. Original. (Advanced).

Storage Area Network Essentials

A Complete Guide to Understanding and Implementing SANs

Author: Richard Barker,Paul Massiglia

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471267112

Category: Computers

Page: 528

View: 4154

DOWNLOAD NOW »
The inside scoop on a leading-edge data storage technology The rapid growth of e-commerce and the need to have all kinds of applications operating at top speed at the same time, all on a 24/7 basis while connected to the Internet, is overwhelming traditional data storage methods. The solution? Storage Area Networks (SANs)--the data communications technology that's expected to revolutionize distributed computing. Written by top technology experts at VERITAS Software Global Corporation, this book takes readers through all facets of storage networking, explaining how a SAN can help consolidate conventional server storage onto networks, how it makes applications highly available no matter how much data is being stored, and how this in turn makes data access and management faster and easier. System and network managers considering storage networking for their enterprises, as well as application developers and IT staff, will find invaluable advice on the design and deployment of the technology and how it works. Detailed, up-to-date coverage includes: The evolution of the technology and what is expected from SANs Killer applications for SANs Full coverage of storage networking and what it means for the enterprise's information processing architecture Individual chapters devoted to the storage, network, and software components of storage networking Issues for implementation and adoption

Network+ Guide to Networks

Author: Tamara Dean

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 128541490X

Category: Computers

Page: 896

View: 7819

DOWNLOAD NOW »
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.

Networking Bible

Author: Barrie Sosinsky

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470543426

Category: Computers

Page: 912

View: 7753

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Everything you need to set up and maintain large or small networks Barrie Sosinsky Networking Bible Create a secure network for home or enterprise Learn basic building blocks and standards Set up for broadcasting, streaming, and more The book you need to succeed! Your A-Z guide to networking essentials Whether you're setting up a global infrastructure or just networking two computers at home, understanding of every part of the process is crucial to the ultimate success of your system. This comprehensive book is your complete, step-by-step guide to networking—from different architectures and hardware to security, diagnostics, Web services, and much more. Packed with practical, professional techniques and the very latest information, this is the go-to resource you need to succeed. Demystify the basics: network stacks, bus architectures, mapping, and bandwidth Get up to speed on servers, interfaces, routers, and other necessary hardware Explore LANs, WANs, Wi-Fi, TCP/IP, and other types of networks Set up domains, directory services, file services, caching, and mail protocols Enable broadcasting, multicasting, and streaming media Deploy VPNs, firewalls, encryption, and other security methods Perform diagnostics and troubleshoot your systems

Networking Essentials

Exam 70-058

Author: Dave Kinnaman,LouAnn Ballew

Publisher: Computing McGraw-Hill

ISBN: 9780070676855

Category: Computers

Page: 286

View: 2181

DOWNLOAD NOW »
ICP network protocols, LAN/WAN internetworking, bridges, routers, and switches are explored in this MCSE study guide. Test-taking strategies and tactics are covered for those taking the Networking Essentials core exam for becoming MCSE certified.

Guide to Operating Systems

Author: Greg Tomsho

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305107640

Category: Computers

Page: 688

View: 7061

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Readers master the latest information for working on Windows, Mac OS, and UNIX/Linux platforms with GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 5E. Learners examine operating system theory, installation, upgrading, configuring operating system and hardware, file systems, virtualization, security, hardware options, storage, resource sharing, network connectivity, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Easily understood and highly practical, GUIDE TO OPERATING SYSTEMS, 5E is the resource today’s readers need to deepen their understanding of different operating systems. This edition helps readers understand the fundamental concepts of computer operating systems. The book specifically addresses Windows 10 and earlier Windows client OSs, Windows Server 2012 R2 and earlier Windows server OSs with a preview of Windows Server 2016, Fedora Linux, and Mac OS X El Capitan and earlier. In addition, general information introduces many other operating systems. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals

Author: Mark Ciampa

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111640122

Category: Computers

Page: 608

View: 6331

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Reflecting the latest trends and developments from the information security field, best-selling Security+ Guide to Network Security Fundamentals, Fourth Edition, provides a complete introduction to practical network and computer security and maps to the CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Certification Exam. The text covers the fundamentals of network security, including compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data, and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography. The updated edition includes new topics, such as psychological approaches to social engineering attacks, Web application attacks, penetration testing, data loss prevention, cloud computing security, and application programming development security. The new edition features activities that link to the Information Security Community Site, which offers video lectures, podcats, discussion boards, additional hands-on activities and more to provide a wealth of resources and up-to-the minute information. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Peter Norton's Complete Guide to Networking

Author: Peter Norton,Dave Kearns

Publisher: Sams Publishing

ISBN: 9780672315930

Category: Computers

Page: 576

View: 3985

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Explores the hardware, installation, configuration, and administration of computer networks using examples drawn from the Windows NT/2000, Unix/Linux, and NetWare environments

MCSA Guide to Networking with Windows Server 2016, Exam 70-741

Author: Greg Tomsho

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337400785

Category: Computers

Page: 50

View: 2258

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Packed with a wealth of hands-on activities, NETWORKING WITH WINDOWS SERVER 2016, EXAM 70-741 empowers readers to successfully pass the MCSE/MCSA certification exam while also equipping them to successfully face the real-world challenges encountered by today’s Microsoft networking professionals. This engaging, full-color presentation emphasizes the key skills necessary to manage and configure a Windows Server 2016 network. Comprehensive coverage addresses TCP/IP configuration, including IPv6, DNS configuration, DHCP implementation and management, deploying remote access, configuring distributed network file services, and high performance network solutions. In addition, hands-on labs and meaningful case projects offer extensive opportunities to apply the concepts to real practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Networking for People Who Hate Networking

A Field Guide for Introverts, the Overwhelmed, and the Underconnected

Author: Devora Zack

Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers

ISBN: 1605096075

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 200

View: 4243

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Networking is the art of building and maintaining connections for shared positive outcomes. This field guide begins by politely examining, and then shattering to pieces, traditional networking truisms.

M&F

Author: David Knox

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337516643

Category: Social Science

Page: 400

View: 1128

DOWNLOAD NOW »
4LTR Press solutions give students the option to choose the format that best suits their learning preferences. This option is perfect for those students who focus on the textbook as their main course resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Routing and Switching Essentials Companion Guide

Author: Cisco Networking Academy

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 1587133180

Category: Computers

Page: 815

View: 6927

DOWNLOAD NOW »
Routing and Switching Essentials Companion Guide is the official supplemental textbook for the Routing and Switching Essentials course in the Cisco® Networking Academy® CCNA® Routing and Switching curriculum. This course describes the architecture, components, and operations of routers and switches in a small network. You learn how to configure a router and a switch for basic functionality. By the end of this course, you will be able to configure and troubleshoot routers and switches and resolve common issues with RIPv1, RIPv2, single-area and multi-area OSPF, virtual LANs, and inter-VLAN routing in both IPv4 and IPv6 networks. The Companion Guide is designed as a portable desk reference to use anytime, anywhere to reinforce the material from the course and organize your time. The book's features help you focus on important concepts to succeed in this course: Chapter objectives–Review core concepts by answering the focus questions listed at the beginning of each chapter. Key terms–Refer to the lists of networking vocabulary introduced and highlighted in context in each chapter. Glossary–Consult the comprehensive Glossary with more than 200 terms. Summary of Activities and Labs–Maximize your study time with this complete list of all associated practice exercises at the end of each chapter. Check Your Understanding–Evaluate your readiness with the end-of-chapter questions that match the style of questions you see in the online course quizzes. The answer key explains each answer. Related Title: Routing and Switching Essentials Lab Manual How To–Look for this icon to study the steps you need to learn to perform certain tasks. Interactive Activities–Reinforce your understanding of topics by doing all the exercises from the online course identified throughout the book with this icon. Videos–Watch the videos embedded within the online course. Packet Tracer Activities–Explore and visualize networking concepts using Packet Tracer exercises interspersed throughout the chapters. Hands-on Labs–Work through all the course labs and additional Class Activities that are included in the course and published in the separate Lab Manual.

IT Essentials

PC Hardware and Software Companion Guide

Author: Cisco Networking Academy

Publisher: Cisco Press

ISBN: 0133256669

Category: Computers

Page: 816

View: 8937

DOWNLOAD NOW »
IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software Companion Guide, Fifth Edition IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software Companion Guide, Fifth Edition, supports the Cisco Networking Academy IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software version 5 course. The course is designed for Cisco Networking Academy students who want to pursue careers in IT and learn how computers work, how to assemble computers, and how to safely and securely troubleshoot hardware and software issues. As CompTIA Approved Quality Content, the course also helps you prepare for the CompTIA A+ certification exams 220-801 and 220-802. CompTIA A+ 220-801 covers the fundamentals of computer technology, installation and configuration of PCs, laptops, related hardware, and basic networking. CompTIA A+ 220-802 covers the skills required to install and configure PC operating systems and configure common features, such as network connectivity and email for Android and Apple iOS mobile operating systems. Students must pass both exams to earn the CompTIA A+ certification. The features of the Companion Guide are designed to help you study and succeed in this course: -- Chapter objectives—Review core concepts by answering the focus questions listed at the beginning of each chapter. -- Key terms—Refer to the updated lists of networking vocabulary introduced, and turn to the highlighted terms in context. -- Course section numbering—Follow along with the course heading numbers to easily jump online to complete labs, activities, and quizzes referred to within the text. -- Check Your Understanding Questions and Answer Key—Evaluate your readiness with the updated end-of-chapter questions that match the style of questions you see on the online course quizzes. -- Glossary in the back of the book to define Key Terms The lab icon in the Companion Guide indicates when there is a hands-on Lab or Worksheet to do. The Labs and Worksheets are compiled and published in the separate book, IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software Lab Manual, Fifth Edition. With more than 1300 pages of activities, including Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP variations covered in the CompTIA A+ exam objectives, practicing and performing these tasks will reinforce the concepts and help you become a successful PC technician.