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CompTIA Network+ N10-008 Certification Guide - Second Edition

By : Glen D. Singh
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CompTIA Network+ N10-008 Certification Guide - Second Edition

By: Glen D. Singh

Overview of this book

This book helps you to easily understand core networking concepts without the need of prior industry experience or knowledge within this fi eld of study. This updated second edition of the CompTIA Network+ N10-008 Certification Guide begins by introducing you to the core fundamentals of networking technologies and concepts, before progressing to intermediate and advanced topics using a student-centric approach. You’ll explore best practices for designing and implementing a resilient and scalable network infrastructure to support modern applications and services. Additionally, you’ll learn network security concepts and technologies to effectively secure organizations from cyber attacks and threats. The book also shows you how to efficiently discover and resolve networking issues using common troubleshooting techniques. By the end of this book, you’ll have gained sufficient knowledge to efficiently design, implement, and maintain a network infrastructure as a successful network professional within the industry. You’ll also have gained knowledge of all the official CompTIA Network+ N10-008 exam objectives, networking technologies, and how to apply your skills in the real world.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)
Part 1: Networking Concepts
Part 2: Network Implementation
Part 3: Network Operations
Part 4: Network Security and Troubleshooting
Chapter 18: Practice Exam

Plans and procedures

Each organization usually has its own plans and procedures, which are commonly well-documented to ensure each employee has access to the most up-to-date form of documentation whenever needed. Plans and procedures are created to ensure each employee follows a standard set of rules or guidelines that are used to achieve a common goal or meet an objective. If each employee used their own unique method of completing the same task, only some of the employees would be able to achieve the objective, while others may not. Additionally, there may be employees who can complete the same task faster than others, while some may take quite some time.

Therefore, creating a standard set of plans and procedures that are shared with employees helps ensure each person can follow the same set of guidelines to complete a task and achieve the same goals. These plans and procedures are usually tested to ensure the most efficient method to achieve a specific goal. However, it’...