First Year Companion Guide

First Year Companion Guide

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The First Year Companion Guide, Second Edition is the updated and improved text/CD-based companion to the first and second semester, version 2.1of the Cisco Networking Academy Program. This multi-million dollar bestseller, supports and reinforces the on-line learning for the Academy, along with topics pertaining to CCNA certification. The first year guide provides and in-depth discussion of the OSI reference model layers and path determination, in addition to the configuration details for IP routing and addressing, subnetting topics, and basic router configuration and operation. Included in the Second Edition are exclusive chapters on advanced-technology coverage, additional learning aids including an OSI model, cable length and type, binary model, and conversion tear-out cards for easy student reference. The Second Edition contains an expanded CD-ROM to include interactive e-Labs, 400 CCNA preparation questions, and Real Media movies and animations designed to reinforce book more

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  • Mixed media product | 1024 pages
  • 208.8 x 241.3 x 48.8mm | 2,027.58g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Cisco Press
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1587130254
  • 9781587130250

Table of contents

1. Computer Basics. 2. The OSI Model. 3. LANs. 4. Electronics and Signals. 5. Layer 1: Networking Media. 6. Layer 2: Data Link Layer Concepts. 7. Layer 2:Technologies. 8. Design and Documentation. 9. Structured Cabling. 10. Layer 3: Routing and Addressing. 11. Layer 3: Routing Protocols. 12. Layer 4: Focus on TCP/IP. 13. Layer 5: The Session Layer. 14. Layer 6: The Presentation Layer. 15. Layer 7: The Application Layer. 16. OSI Review. 17. LANs: Layers 1, 2, and 3. 18. Layers 4, 5, 6, and 7. 19. WANs. 20. Routing. 21. Using the Router. 22. Router Components. 23. Router Startup and Setup. 24. Router Configuration. 25. IOS. 26. TCP/IP. 27. IP Addressing. 28. Routing Protocols. Appendix: Answers to the CCNA Exam Review more

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