Updated fourth edition to the leading introduction to the fundamentals of computer networking, taught in 24 simple one hour-long lessons.
Includes updated coverage of the newest networking topics like broadband over cable, CIFS, Bluetooth, linux hypervisor and virtual machines, FCoE, and SAN switching using Fibre channel switches.
Clearly, explains the most complicated networking technologies.
Offers 24 proven one-hour lessons for building a network from the ground up.
Sams Teach Yourself Networking in 24 Hours , Fourth Edition, is written in a unique task-oriented, step-by-step format that allows you to learn the essentials of networking from beginning to end. Chapters are broken out into hour-long lessons, each one focusing on a specific topic, beginning with a basic overview of networking. After 24 one-hour lessons, you will have an understanding of the concepts, hardware and software that are needed to build a network, as well as wireless networks, SSID broadcast, security and anti-spam technologies.
New Areas for coverage include:
* broadband over cable
* Linux hypervisor and virtual machines
* Microsoft Virtual Server
* Ethernet NICs
* Fibre channel adapters
* SAN switching using Fibre channel switches.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 07 / 2009