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Networking Fundamentals, 3rd Edition

By: Richard M. Roberts and Chuck Easttom
ISBN: 978-1-63563-443-3
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2020
Subject: Information Technology
Description
Networking Fundamentals was written for individuals wishing to pursue a career in information technology with a specific focus on networking and network administration. The text provides specific content about information technology as well as career information that is needed for employment. It is an introductory text, so no previous networking experience is required. This text is aligned to the most recent CompTIA Network+ Certification Exam objectives. By studying Networking Fundamentals and using the ancillary study guide and lab manual, student can improve their chances of earning an industry-recognized certification.
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Networking Fundamentals was written for individuals wishing to pursue a career in information technology with a specific focus on networking and network administration. The text provides specific content about information technology as well as career information that is needed for employment. It is an introductory text, so no previous networking experience is required. This text is aligned to the most recent CompTIA Network+ Certification Exam objectives.
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Instructional materials included are:

Online Textbook
All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Online Study Guide
This is an exact reproduction of the printed study guide with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.

Online Lab Manual
This is an exact reproduction of the printed lab manual with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.
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Laboratory Manual 978-1-63563-445-7 $38.64 In Work
The Networking Fundamentals laboratory manual provides a variety of hands-on, laboratory experiences to supplement the textbook. These activities allow the students to apply the concepts that they have learned in the text and provide an opportunity to perform real-world networking tasks. Review questions at the end of each lab reinforce students' understanding of the practicality and purpose of the activities.
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Previous Edition
Networking Fundamentals, 2nd Edition
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Networking
2. Network Media—Copper-Core Cable
3. Fiber-Optic Cable
4. Wireless Technology
5. Digital Encoding and Data Transmission
6. Network Operating Systems and Network Communication
7. Microsoft Network Operating Systems
8. Unix/Linux Operating Systems
9. Introduction to Servers
10. TCP/IP Fundamentals
11. Subnetting
12. Additional Transmission Modalities
13. Web Servers and Services
14. Remote Access and Long-Distance Communication
15. Network Security
16. Maintaining the Network
17. Fundamentals of Troubleshooting a Network
18. Designing and Installing a New Networking
19. Network+ Certification Exam Preparation
20. Employment in the Field of Networking Technology
Appendix A List of Networking Acronyms
Appendix B Binary Math
Appendix C Number Conversion
Appendix D Table of Standard ASCII Characters
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About the Author(s)

Richard M. Roberts - has designed curriculum; taught electricity, electronics, and computer technology; and supervised technical teachers for 45 years. He is currently an adjunct instructor at South Florida Community College. His time is divided between consulting, teaching students and instructors, and writing instructional materials. He also authored the Computer Service and Repair textbook and coauthored the Electricity and Electronics textbook.

Chuck Easttom - has over 25 years of IT experience, holds two master degrees, has 42 industry certifications, and 13 computer science patents. In addition to his two master degrees, he is currently working on a third and a doctorate. He is also the author of 25 computer science books aside from Networking Fundamentals. Chuck is a frequent speaker at cybersecurity and computer science conferences.