LAN Switching First-Step
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LAN Switching First-Step

by Matthew J Castelli
     
 

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Your first step into the world of LAN switching

  • No LAN switching experience required
  • Includes clear and easily understood explanations
  • Makes learning easy

Your first step to LAN switching begins here!

  • Learn local-area network (LAN) key concepts and terminology
  • Identify key issues involved with

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Overview

Your first step into the world of LAN switching

  • No LAN switching experience required
  • Includes clear and easily understood explanations
  • Makes learning easy

Your first step to LAN switching begins here!

  • Learn local-area network (LAN) key concepts and terminology
  • Identify key issues involved with designing and managing a switched LAN
  • Answer the question: do I need a hub, a bridge, or a switch?

Welcome to the world of LAN switching!

Network switches work by connecting network paths together and making intelligent decisions about moving traffic in a network. By keeping track of changes in the network, switches reduce congestion and improve speed.

No LAN switching experience needed!

LAN Switching First-Step explains the basics of LAN switching in easy-to-grasp language that all of us can understand. This book takes you on a guided tour of the key concepts behind how bridges and switches work. Whether you are looking to take your first step into a career in networking or are interested in just gaining a conversational knowledge of the technology, this book is for you!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781587201004
Publisher:
Cisco Press
Publication date:
06/18/2004
Series:
First-Step Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.97(d)

Meet the Author

Matthew J. Castelli is the deputy network and secure solutions program and product manager with EDS on the Navy/Marine Corps Intranet program, specializing in the U.S. Navy's classified network. Over the past 16 years, Matthew has worked in networks of all sizes, including small-, medium-, large-, and very large-scale local-area network (LAN) and wide-area network (WAN) switched and routed internetworks.

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