CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate Study Guide, 7th Edition

Description

Prepare for the Latest Version of the CCNA Exam

Approach the CCNA exam with confidence with the detailed preparation you′ll receive in this bestselling study guide from leading author Todd Lammle. This new edition updated to reflect the very latest changes to the CCNA exam features new or updated material on Ethernet, 802.11n technology, Voice VLANs, and much more. Reinforce your study with the author′s supplemental video and audio instruction included on the CD. Inside, find the complete instruction you need, including:

  • Full coverage of all exam objectives in a systematic approach, so you can be confident you′re getting the instruction you need for the exam
  • Practical hands–on and written labs to reinforce critical skills
  • Real–world scenarios that put what you′ve learned in the context of actual job roles
  • Challenging review questions in each chapter to prepare you for exam day
  • Exam Essentials, a key feature in each chapter that identifies critical areas you must become proficient in before taking the exam
  • A handy tear card that maps every official exam objective to the corresponding chapter in the book, so you can track your exam prep objective by objective

Look inside for complete coverage of all exam objectives.

SYBEX TEST ENGINE
Test your knowledge with advanced testing software. Includes chapter review questions and bonus exams.

ELECTRONIC FLASHCARDS
Reinforce your understanding with electronic flashcards.

Also on CD, you′ll find a Glossary of Terms in searchable and printable PDF.

Includes Real–World Scenarios, Hands–On and Written Labs, and Leading–Edge Exam Prep Software Featuring:

  • Custom Test Engine

  • Hundreds of Sample Questions

  • Video and Audio Instruction from Todd Lammle

  • Electronic Flashcards

  • Glossary of Terms in PDF

  • Bonus CCNA Simulation Practice Guide e–book

Table of Contents

Introduction xxiii

Assessment Test xxxii

Chapter 1 Internetworking 1

Chapter 2 Review of Ethernet Networking and Data Encapsulation 41

Chapter 3 Introduction to TCP/IP 83

Chapter 4 Easy Subnetting 135

Chapter 5 Variable Length Subnet Masks (VLSMs), Summarization, and Troubleshooting TCP/IP 175

Chapter 6 Cisco s Internetworking Operating System (IOS) 205

Chapter 7 Managing a Cisco Internetwork 277

Chapter 8 IP Routing 345

Chapter 9 Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP) and Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) 427

Chapter 10 Layer 2 Switching and Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) 503

Chapter 11 Virtual LANs (VLANs) 557

Chapter 12 Security 607

Chapter 13 Network Address Translation (NAT) 655

Chapter 14 Cisco s Wireless Technologies 683

Chapter 15 Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) 715

Chapter 16 Wide Area Networks 741

Index 803