Guide to Networking Essentials / Edition 5

Guide to Networking Essentials / Edition 5

by Greg Tomsho, David Johnson, Ed Tittel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1418837180

ISBN-13: 9781418837181

Pub. Date: 06/21/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning


GUIDE TO NETWORKING ESSENTIALS provides both the knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to work with network operating systems in a network administration environment. By focusing on troubleshooting and not on an exam, this book offers a comprehensive introduction to Networking and to advances in software, wireless and network security. Labs are directly…  See more details below

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GUIDE TO NETWORKING ESSENTIALS provides both the knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to work with network operating systems in a network administration environment. By focusing on troubleshooting and not on an exam, this book offers a comprehensive introduction to Networking and to advances in software, wireless and network security. Labs are directly integrated in each chapter to allow for a hands-on experience in the classroom. Updated content reflects the latest networking technology and operating systems including Windows 7/Server 2008 and Linux. Proven pedagogy and comprehensive, non-exam-focused format provides a compelling introduction to network administration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781418837181
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
06/21/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
642
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction to networks and networking concepts1
Ch. 2Network design essentials41
Ch. 3Networking media69
Ch. 4Network interface cards123
Ch. 5Making networks work159
Ch. 6Network communications and protocols193
Ch. 7Network architectures239
Ch. 8Simple network operations291
Ch. 9Understanding complex networks333
Ch. 10Introduction to network security363
Ch. 11Supporting a small business network407
Ch. 12Network administration and support441
Ch. 13Enterprise and wide area networks481
Ch. 14Solving network problems527
App. ACommon networking standards and older technologies575
App. BPlanning and implementing networks593
App. CNetwork troubleshooting guide607
App. DNetworking resources, online and offline613

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