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Networking Fundamentals
Networking Fundamentals

Networking Fundamentals: Develop the networking skills required to pass the Microsoft MTA Networking Fundamentals Exam 98-366

By Gordon Davies
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Networking Fundamentals

Section 1: Network Infrastructure

In this section, you will be able to describe the difference between internets, intranets, and extranets, and identify the characteristics and technologies in use in local and wide area networks. You will also gain an understanding of the various wireless technologies available to us. Finally, you will learn about the common network topologies and the benefits and disadvantages of each.

This section comprises the following chapters:

  • Chapter 1, Differentiating between Internets, Intranets, and Extranets
  • Chapter 2, Understanding Local Area Networks
  • Chapter 3, Understanding Wide Area Networks
  • Chapter 4, Understanding Wireless Networking
  • Chapter 5, Network Topologies - Mapping It All Out
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A network is a collection of computers, servers, mobile devices, or other computing devices connected for sharing data. This book will help you become well versed in basic networking concepts and prepare to pass Microsoft's MTA Networking Fundamentals Exam 98-366. Following Microsoft's official syllabus, the book starts by covering network infrastructures to help you differentiate intranets, internets, and extranets, and learn about network topologies. You’ll then get up to date with common network hardware devices such as routers and switches and the media types used to connect them together. As you advance, the book will take you through different protocols and services and the requirements to follow a standardized approach to networking. You’ll get to grips with the OSI and TCP/IP models as well as IPv4 and IPv6. The book also shows you how to recall IP addresses through name resolution. Finally, you’ll be able to practice everything you’ve learned and take the exam confidently with the help of mock tests. By the end of this networking book, you’ll have developed a strong foundation in the essential networking concepts needed to pass Exam 98-366.

What you will learn

Things you will learn: Become well versed in networking topologies and concepts Understand network infrastructures such as intranets, extranets, and more Explore network switches, routers, and other network hardware devices Get to grips with different network protocols and models such as OSI and TCP/IP Work with a variety of network services such as DHCP, NAT, firewalls, and remote access Apply networking concepts in different real-world scenarios

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Publication date : Dec 17, 2019
Length 510 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781838643508
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Publication date : Dec 17, 2019
Length 510 pages
Edition : 1st Edition
Language : English
ISBN-13 : 9781838643508
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Microsoft
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Table of Contents

23 Chapters
Preface Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
1. Section 1: Network Infrastructure Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
2. Differentiating between Internets, Intranets, and Extranets Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
3. Understanding Local Area Networks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
4. Understanding Wide Area Networks Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
5. Understanding Wireless Networking Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
6. Network Topologies - Mapping It All Out Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
7. Section 2: Network Hardware Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
8. Switches and Switching - Forwarding Traffic on a Local Network Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
9. Routers and Routing - Beyond a Single Network Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
10. Media Types - Connecting Everything Together Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
11. Section 3: Protocols and Services Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
12. Understanding the OSI Model Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
13. Understanding TCP/IP Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
14. Understanding IPv4 Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
15. Understanding IPv6 Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
16. Understanding Name Resolution Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
17. Network Services Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
18. Section 4: Mock Exams Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
19. Mock Exam 1 Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
20. Mock Exam 2 Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
21. Assessments Chevron down icon Chevron up icon
22. Other Books You May Enjoy Chevron down icon Chevron up icon

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