Fundamentals of Wireless LANs Lab Companion (Cisco Networking Academy)

Fundamentals of Wireless LANs Lab Companion (Cisco Networking Academy)

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The only authorized Lab Companion for the Cisco Networking Academy Program Many of the book features help facilitate a full understanding of wireless LANs by: *Stating the objectives that will be accomplished in each lab. *Providing you with scenario overviews that relate the labs to real-world experiences. *Providing the network topology designs that will be required to complete the lab. *Detailing any preparation and setup that will be necessary before beginning the steps listed in each lab. *Listing any tools or outside resources that are needed or are helpful to the completion of each lab. *Asking questions within the labs that elicit particular points of understanding and that verify your comprehension of the technology being implemented. This convenient Lab Companion provides you with the complete collection of lab exercises specifically written to accompany the Fundamentals of Wireless LANs web-based course in the Cisco Networking Academy Program. The labs give you hands-on experience and a thorough introduction to wireless technologies and concepts.They are grouped according to topics corresponding to the chapters in the Cisco Networking Academy Program Fundamentals of Wireless LANs Companion Guide. This Lab Companion contains 57 labs allowing you ample opportunities to connect theory with practice. Most of the labs are hands-on and require access to a Cisco lab or a simulator. Additional paper-based labs, which are practice exercises for complex topics, are included to supplement the online course. All are designed with real-world examples to give you practical experience. Step-by-step instructions walk you through the methods necessary to successfully complete each lab, making this Lab Companion a valuable reference you can use on the job. Companion Titles: Cisco Networking Academy Program Fundamentals of Wireless LANs Companion Guide ISBN: 1-58713-119-6 Cisco Networking Academy Program Fundamentals of Wireless LANs Engineering Journal and Workbook ISBN: 1-58713-120-X This book is part of the Cisco Networking Academy Program Series from Cisco Press. The products in this series support and complement the Cisco Networking Academy Program. 158713121803152004show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 384 pages
  • 216 x 274 x 20mm | 898.11g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Cisco Press
  • Indianapolis, United States
  • English
  • 1587131218
  • 9781587131219

Table of contents

I. WIRELESS TECHNOLOGY BACKGROUND. 1. Introduction to Wireless LANs. II. WIRELESS EQUIPMENT. 2. IEEE 802.11 and Network Interface Cards. 3. Wireless Radio Technology. 4. Wireless Topologies. 5. Access Points (APs). 6. Bridges. 7. Antennas. III. WIRELESS SITE SECURITY AND PREPARATION. 8. Security. 9. Applications, Design, and Site Survey Preparation. 10. Site Survey and Installation. IV. MANAGING WIRELESS NETWORKS. 11. Troubleshooting, Management, Monitoring and Diagnostics. 12. Emerging Technologies.show more

About Inc. Cisco Systems

Cisco Press is a collaboration between Cisco Systems, Inc., and Pearson Education that is charged with developing high-quality, cutting-edge educational and reference products for the networking industry. The products in the Cisco Networking Academy Program series are designed to prepare students for careers in the exciting networking field. These products have proven to be strong supplements to the web-based curriculum and are the only print companions that have been reviewed and endorsed by Cisco Systems for Cisco Networking Academy Program use.show more