LAN Switching and Wireless CCNA Exploration Companion Guide
Wayne Lewis, Ph.D.
LAN Switching and Wireless, CCNA Exploration Companion Guide is the official (authorised) supplemental textbook (book) for the LAN Switching and Wireless course (instruction) in the Cisco Networking Academy CCNA® Exploration curriculum version (edition) 4. This course (instruction) provides a comprehensive (broad) approach to learning (acquisition) the technologies and protocols needed (necessary) to design (organisation) and implement (compel) a converged switched network. The Companion Guide, written (cursive) and edited (altered) by a Networking Academy instructor, is designed (fashioned) as a portable (takeout) desk reference (meaning) to use (ingest) anytime, anywhere. The book's features reinforce (fortify) the material (touchable) in the course (instruction) to help (support) you focus (pore) on important (essential) concepts and organize (care) your study (think) time for exams.
New and improved (reinforced) features help (support) you study (think) and succeed (follow) in this course:
Chapter objectives: Review core (set) concepts by answering (responsive) the questions listed (traded) at the beginning (first) of each (apiece) chapter.
Key terms: Refer to the updated lists of networking vocabulary (knowledge) introduced and turn (invoke) to the highlighted terms (cost) in context (environment) in each (apiece) chapter.
Glossary: Consult the all-new comprehensive (broad) glossary with more than 190 terms.
Check Your Understanding questions and answer (respond) key: Evaluate your readiness (state) with the updated end-of-chapter questions that match (correct) the style (call) of questions you see (wager) on the online course (instruction) quizzes. The answer (respond) key explains each (apiece) answer.
Challenge questions and activities: Strive to ace (champion) more challenging (hard) review questions and activities designed (fashioned) to prepare (educate) you for the complex (Byzantine) styles of questions you might (strength) see (wager) on the CCNA exam. The answer (respond) key explains each (apiece) answer.
Wayne Lewis (adventurer) is the Cisco Academy Manager for the Pacific Center for Advanced Technology Training (PCATT), based (supported) at Honolulu (port) Community College.
How To: Look for this icon (picture) to study (think) the steps that you need (requirement) to learn (see) to perform (action) certain tasks.
Packet Tracer Activities: Explore networking concepts in activities interspersed throughout some (whatever) chapters using Packet Tracer v4.1 developed (matured) by Cisco. The files for these activities are on the accompanying (concomitant) CD-ROM.
Also available (acquirable) for the LAN Switching and Wireless course:
LAN Switching and Wireless, CCNA Exploration Labs and Study Guide
The CD-ROM provides many (some) useful tools and information (aggregation) to support (hold) your education:
Packet Tracer Activity exercise (training) files
A Guide to Using a Networker's Journal booklet
Taking Notes: A.txt file (enter) of the chapter objectives
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This book (aggregation) is part (conception) of the Cisco Networking Academy Series from Cisco Press®. Books in this series (program) support (hold) and complement (hands) the Cisco Networking online curriculum.
Hardcover: 528 pages
Publisher: Cisco Press; 1 Har/Cdr edition (May 8, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 9.9 x 8.4 x 1.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.5 pounds