If you're preparing for your Cisco certification, your road starts with the Cisco CCENT Exam 640-822 ICND1, Cisco's entry-level exam for new IT professionals. This practical guide covers everything you need to know to get up to speed on routers, switches, and more. CCENT Certification All-in-One For Dummies is really four books-in-one: Networking Basics, Cisco Device Basics, Routing and Switching, and Advanced Topics. With over 600 pages of content and dozens of review questions, this reference will help you ace your exam and serve as a valuable resource throughout your career.
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Glen E. Clarke is an independent trainer and consultant who delivers courses on various certifications, including CCENT, A+, Windows, SQL Server, and others. He is coauthor of both editions of the bestselling CompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One For Dummies.
With hundreds of practice exam questions, including new performance-based types, CompTIA Network+ Certification Study Guide, Sixth Edition (Exam N10-006) covers everything you need to know to prepare for this challenging exam.100% complete coverage of all official objectives for exam N10-006 Exam Readiness checklist—you’re ready for the exam when all objectives on the list are checked off 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 match the format, tone, topics, and difficulty of the real exam
Covers all the exam topics, including:
Basic Network Concepts * Network Protocols and Standards * Networking Components * TCP/IP Addressing * TCP/IP Protocols * TCP/IP Utilities * Configuring Routers and Switches * Subnetting and Routing * Configuring Network Services * Wireless Networking * Remote Access and VPN Connectivity * Wide Area Network Technologies * Implementing a Network * Maintaining and Supporting a Network * Network Security Principles * Network Security Practices * Monitoring the Network * Troubleshooting the Network
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If you're planning to advance your career by taking the all-important Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), this is the study guide you need! Seven minibooks cover all the concepts and topics on which you'll be tested, covering the latest version of the exam.
Each part of the exam is covered thoroughly in its own section, so you can readily find the information you want to study. Plenty of review questions help you prepare, and the companion CD-ROM includes the highly rated Dummies Test Engine so you can test your progress with questions based on exam content.The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) is the entry-level certification for network professionals Seven minibooks in this guide cover Secure Device Manager, Virtual Private Networks, IPv6, 2960 Switches, Cisco Network Assistant, Advanced EIGRP and OSPF, and Introduction to Wireless Networks Covers the latest version of the exam, including the new voice, security and wireless components added in 2008 Packed with review questions to help you prepare Includes more security and troubleshooting information CD-ROM includes the popular Dummies Test Engine, an exclusive, fully customizable test-prep software package that features twice as many sample questions as the previous version
CCNA Certification All-In-One For Dummies is the preparation guide you need to earn your CCNA certification.
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Do you wish that the complex topics of routers, switches, and networking could be presented in a simple, understandable presentation? With Cisco Networking All-in-One For Dummies, they are! This expansive reference is packed with all the information you need to learn to use Cisco routers and switches to develop and manage secure Cisco networks. This straightforward-by-fun guide offers expansive coverage of Cisco and breaks down intricate subjects such as networking, virtualization, and database technologies into easily digestible pieces.Drills down complex subjects concerning Cisco networking into easy-to-understand, straightforward coverage Shares best practices for utilizing Cisco switches and routers to implement, secure, and optimize Cisco networks Reviews Cisco networking solutions and products, securing Cisco networks, and optimizing Cisco networks Details how to design and implement Cisco networks
Whether you're new to Cisco networking products and services or an experienced professional looking to refresh your knowledge about Cisco, this For Dummies guide provides you with the coverage, solutions, and best practices you need.
Thoroughly revised to cover every objective on the latest version of the CompTIA Security+ exam (SY0-501), this powerful self-study resource offers more than 400 questions that accurately mirror those on the actual test. Authored by training and certification expert, Glen Clarke, the book provides in-depth explanations for both correct and incorrect answer choices.
CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide, Third Edition, offers three complete practice exams—one pre-assessment test and two final exams—intended to measure progress and prepare for the live test. Within the customizable test engine, questions may be organized by chapter and exam domain, allowing readers to focus on specific topics and tailor a highly effective course of study.
• Provides 100% coverage of all objectives on the CompTIA Security+ exam (SY0-501)
• Includes coverage of performance-based questions
• Electronic content includes training videos from the author, all 50 exercises from the book in a Lab Book PDF, a pre-assessment exam, 2 complete practice exams, Glossary, and a secured book PDF
The guide summarizes all CCNA certification-level Cisco IOS® Software commands, keywords, command arguments, and associated prompts, providing you with tips and examples of how to apply the commands to real-world scenarios. Configuration examples throughout the book provide you with a better understanding of how these commands are used in simple network designs.
This book has been completely updated to cover topics in the ICND1 100-101, ICND2 200-101, and CCNA 200-120 exams. Use this quick reference resource to help you memorize commands and concepts as you work to pass the CCNA Routing and Switching certification exam.
The book is organized into these parts:
• Part I TCP/IP v4
• Part II Introduction to Cisco Devices
• Part III Configuring a Router
• Part IV Routing
• Part V Switching
• Part VI Layer 3 Redundancy
• Part VII IPv6
• Part VIII Network Administration and Troubleshooting
• Part IX Managing IP Services
• Part X WANs
• Part XI Network Security
Quick, offline access to all CCNA Routing and Switching commands for research and solutions Logical how-to topic groupings for a one-stop resource Great for review before CCNA Routing and Switching certification exams Compact size makes it easy to carry with you, wherever you go “Create Your Own Journal” section with blank, lined pages allows you to personalize the book for your needs “What Do You Want to Do?” chart inside back cover helps you to quickly reference specific tasks
All the knowledge you need to pass the new A+ exam
A+ is the gateway certification into many IT careers and can be essential in order to start your occupation off on the right foot in the exciting and rapidly expanding field of information technology. Luckily, the 9 minibooks inCompTIA A+ Certification All-in-One For Dummies make it easier to prepare for this all-important exam so you can pass with flying colors! It quickly and easily gets you up to speed on everything from networking and computer repair to troubleshooting, security, permissions, customer service—and everything in between.
The CompTIA A+ test is a rigorous exam, but the experts who wrote this book know exactly what you need to understand in order to help you reach your certification goal. Fully updated for the latest revision of the exam, this comprehensive guide covers the domains of the exam in detail, reflecting the enhanced emphasis on hardware and new Windows content, as well as the nuts and bolts, like operating system basics, recovering systems, securing systems, and more.Find new content on Windows 8, Mac OS X, Linux, and mobile devices Get test-taking advice for the big day Prepare for the A+ exam with a review of the types of questions you'll see on the actual test Use the online test bank to gauge your knowledge—and find out where you need more study help
With the help of this friendly, hands-on guide, you'll learn everything necessary to pass the test, and more importantly, to succeed in your job!
With hundreds of practice questions and hands-on exercises, this newly revised study guide covers everything you need to know--and shows you how to prepare--for this challenging exam. CompTIA Network+ Certification Study Guide, Fourth Edition, includes knowledge- and scenario-based questions, plus one case study-based lab question, in each chapter. Featuring step-by-step exercises, chapter self-tests, and in-depth explanations, this is the most effective exam-focused test preparation available. Plus, this enhanced e-book offers 31 certcam videos showing exactly how to do key exercises within the book.
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This up-to-date test preparation bundle covers every objective on the latest version of the CompTIA Security+ exam. Designed to be the ultimate self-study resource, the bundle includes the current editions of CompTIA Security+ Certification Study Guide and CompTIA Security+ Certification Practice Exams and exclusive electronic content—all at a discount of 12% off of the suggested retail price.
CompTIA Security+ Certification Bundle, Third Edition, provides examinees with a wide variety of exam-focused preparation resources. Bonus content includes a quick review guide, a security audit checklist, and a URL reference list. Electronic content from the two books features author-led video training, lab simulations, and customizable test engine software that contains four complete practice exams.
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CompTIA Security+ Certification Bundle, Second Edition offers complete coverage of exam SY0-401 and provides a comprehensive self-study program with 1200+ practice exam questions. Pre-assessment tests help you gauge your readiness for the full-length practice exams included in the bundle. For a final overview of key exam topics, you can study the Quick Review Guide.
Total electronic content includes:500 practice exam questions Pre-assessment exam Test engine that provides full-length practice exams and customized quizzes by chapter Video clips Security Audit Checklist Review Guide URL Reference List PDF copies of both books