Covers the core elements of the CCNA certification:
- Understand the fundamental principles of computer networking
- Learn about network components, services, and infrastructure
- Prepare for the next steps toward Cisco certification
Read BEFORE the CCNA Certification Study Guide, Volume 2 ― Covers core CiscoTM network technologies
Understanding Cisco Networking Technologies, Volume 1, is your first step on the path to preparing for Cisco's EXAM 200-301: Implementing and Administering Cisco Networking Technologies certification and the world of Internetworking. Cisco certification is a perfect way to enter the IT sector or advance your current IT career. Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) is the associate-level certification that validates your ability to implement and administer a wide range of IT networking technologies. This book covers everything you need to know for preparing for both your CCNA studies and the future of your career.
You will gain a solid foundational knowledge of networking and develop real-world network management skills. Clear, easy-to-follow chapters cover topics such as the basics of the Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) model, ethernet networking, TCP/IP, the Cisco Internetworking Operating System (IOS) and command-line interface (CLI), router configuration and management, and much more. Throughout the text, practice examples reinforce key information and what you need to know for the CCNA exam.
In-depth yet highly readable, Understanding Cisco Networking Technologies is a must-have for anyone thinking of entering the IT profession, preparing for the CCNA certification, or wanting to develop a strong understanding of core Cisco networking technologies.
- Open systems interconnection
- Ethernet networking and data encapsulation
- Internet Protocol and IP addressing
- Subnetting a network
- Troubleshooting IP issues
- Managing a Cisco internetwork
- Configuring network devices
- IP addressing and static, default and dynamic routing
- Wide Area Network (WAN) protocols
ABOUT THE CISCO CCNA PROGRAM
The Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) program prepares candidates for associate-level job roles in IT technologies. The CCNA exam tests a candidate's knowledge and skills related to network fundamentals, network access, IP connectivity, IP services, security fundamentals, and automation and programmability. Visit www.cisco.com/c/en/us/training- events.html for more information.