Guide to Networking Essentials, 6th Edition
- Greg Tomsho
- ISBN-10: 1111312524
- ISBN-13: 9781111312527
- 688 Pages | Paperback
- Previous Editions: 2007, 2004, 2003
- COPYRIGHT: 2011 Published
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 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.
1. Introduction to Computer Networks.
2. Network Hardware Essentials.
3. Network Topologies and Technologies.
4. Networking Media.
5. Network Protocols.
6. Network Reference Models and Standards.
7. Network Hardware in Depth.
8, Network Operating Systems
9. Introduction to Network Security
10, Supporting a Small Business Network
11. Network Administration and Support
12. Enterprise and Wide Area Networks.
13, Solving Network Problems.
Appendix A. Common Networking Standards.
Appendix B. Old or Obsolete Technologies
Appendix C. Planning and Implementing Networks.
Needs Assessment and Justification. Establish the Need for a Network. Network Plan.
Appendix D. Network Troubleshooting Guide.
Appendix E. Networking Resources, Online and Offline.
Appendix F. A Guide to Using Virtualization in the Classroom.
All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.
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Electronic Instructor's Manual: The Instructor's Manual that accompanies this book includes additional material to assist in class preparation, including suggestions for classroom activities, discussion topics, and additional activities. Solutions: The instructor resources include solutions to all end-of-chapter material, including review questions and case projects. PowerPoint presentations: This book comes with Microsoft PowerPoint slides for each chapter. They're included as a teaching aid for classroom presentation, to make available to students on the network for chapter review, or to be printed for classroom distribution. Instructors, please feel free to add your own slides for additional topics you introduce to the class. Figure files: All figures and tables in the book are reproduced on the Instructor Resources CD in bitmap format. Similar to the PowerPoint presentations, they're included as a teaching aid for classroom presentation, to make available to students for review, or to be printed for classroom distribution.
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