By Al Anderson, Ryan Benedetti

Frustrated with networking books so chock-full of acronyms that your mind is going into sleep mode? Head First Networking's distinct, visually wealthy structure offers a task-based method of desktop networking that makes it effortless to get your mind engaged. you will study the innovations through tying them to on-the-job projects, mixing perform and conception in a manner that merely Head First can.

With this ebook, you will study abilities via various real situations, from solving a malfunctioning workplace community to making plans a community for a high-technology haunted apartment. you are going to research precisely what you want to recognize, instead of a laundry checklist of acronyms and diagrams. This e-book can help you:

  • Master the performance, protocols, and packets that make up real-world networking
  • Learn networking options via examples within the field
  • Tackle initiatives equivalent to making plans and diagramming networks, working cables, and configuring community units akin to routers and switches
  • Monitor networks for functionality and difficulties, and study troubleshooting techniques
  • Practice what you could have realized with approximately 100 routines, questions, pattern difficulties, and projects

Head First's well known layout is confirmed to stimulate studying and retention by means of attractive you with pictures, puzzles, tales, and extra. even if you are a community expert with a CCNA/CCNP or a scholar taking your first university networking path, Head First Networking can help you turn into a community guru.

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