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The Network+ Certification by CompTIA is an international and vendor-neutral certification that has been endorsed and recognized by industry computing manufacturers and organizations. This course provides foundational knowledge of the principles, techniques, and tools needed to successfully prepare for the N10-006 exam.
In this course, you will learn the network infrastructure services for the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Certification exam. The topics that will be covered include: TCP/IP, Network Infrastructure Services, Troubleshooting Networks, LAN Infrastructures, Advanced Networking Concepts and much more. These courses are paired with a variety of demos and quizzes giving a real world look at some of the concepts that will be discussed.
The Courses listed below are can be taken in any order, as a review of a particular concept or exam domain. However, if you are just becoming familiar with PC operating systems and basic networking, it is recommended that you view the courses sequentially.
Network+ N10-006 Course Series Overview:
As a CompTIA certified Network+ technician you need to be aware of various cable types & connectors, their characteristics, capabilities, and limitations. You’ll also need to understand various connectors that are involved. This course is designed to prepare the student for the Network+ certification. Students will take a look at network standards and the organizations that create them, as well as the importance of standardization. We have paired this course with demos that will help give a visual example of the concepts that will be talked about.
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Network+ N10-006 Series Course Breakdown:
Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol is a nonproprietary industry-standard protocol suite that provides communications on networks that support various operating systems and hardware types. The word “suite” implies that there are multiple protocols, as well as tools, that make up TCP/IP. As a network technician, you will need to be familiar with all of these
Topics Covered: TCP/IP Protocol Suite, Addressing, Pv6
Network Infrastructure Services
DHCP handles the automatic assignment of IP addresses and DNS provides name resolution.
Topics Covered: Network Infrastructures, DNS
Understanding Network Devices
Network devices are devices that allow interconnectivity between network nodes. In this section learn topics on the importance of the OSI reference model, and device layer classifications. View demos that give a real world look at several of the concepts that will be discussed.
Topics Covered: Understanding Network Devices, Layer 1, 2, 3 Devices, Switch Protocols, Additional Network Devices
Cables, Connectors, and Standards
As a network technician you need to be aware of these various cable type, their characteristics, capabilities, and limitations. You also need to understand the various connectors that are involved. Take a closer look at network standards and the organizations that create them, as well as the importance of standardization.
Topics Covered: Standards, Cabling and Connectors
Wide Area Networks and Remote Access
A wide area network (WAN) is a network that spans larger geographical distances and connects multiple local area networks (LANs) together using high-speed communication lines. Watch a variety of demos giving real world examples of the topics that will be discussed.
Topics Covered: Wide Area Networks, Remote Access, Virtual Private Networks
Monitoring and Maintaining Networks
Ongoing monitoring of the network is crucial in order to ensure the continued efficiency of operations. This section is meant to help you answer the following questions: What are some of the things that we should know? Why should we monitor? What should we be looking for? And, what tools are at our disposal in this area?
Topics Covered: Monitoring, Maintaining Networks
Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining WLANs
A wireless local area network uses technology that uses radio waves or infrared light instead of cables in order to connect computers and other devices. In this section, Installing, Configuring, and Maintaining WLANs, we will be looking at the important components that make up wireless technologies. Watch a variety of demos giving real world examples of the topics that will be discussed.
Topics Covered: WLANs, Configuring WLANs
Wide Area Networks and Remote Access
Network security is important regardless of the size of the organization or the type of business. Part of information technology is information security; it is the duty of IT personnel to ensure that corporate assets such as company data, systems, and services are secure. Learn how to identify threats and vulnerabilities, protection techniques and how to implement them, and handling security incidents.
Topics Covered: Network Security Planning, Handling Incidents, Protection Techniques
Network Concepts and Theory
Take an in-depth look at topics that include network terminology, different type of network styles, network models, and topology. Learn about the various network standards with focus on the Open System Interconnection Reference Model. From there this section will cover the concept of change management and its role in network concepts and theory. This lecture will conclude by covering the various processes and documentation that is used to ensure an organization continues to function in an orderly fashion, and will cover the various security practices that will help you when dealing with network devices and technology.
Topics Covered: Network Concepts, Models and Topologies, Standardization, Process and Procedures
Troubleshooting is an integral part of the network technician’s daily tasks. Examine the various methods and tools that you will use when you encounter network related issues and learn about the different methods that are used when identifying and resolving issues, as well as the various tools that you will have at your disposal to counter the different types of issues that arise in today’s environments. Understand the various issues that they might face as a Network technician through paired demos.
Topics Covered: Troubleshooting Methodology, Troubleshooting Tools, Potential Problems
Look at what it takes to build a local area network when it comes to all the physical connections that are required. Know the basics of physically installing a local area network, connecting the LAN to the wide area network and discuss responsibilities in that area, and the best practices to follow if you find yourself building LANs from scratch.
Topics Covered: Installing a LAN, Connecting to a WAN
Advanced Networking Concepts
Today’s networks are different than the networks of the past and include technologies that were not present as little as ten years ago. As the industry changes, network technicians must adapt and this , begins by expanding our knowledge to include new technologies. In this section examine a few topics that could be classified as advanced networking concepts.
Topics Covered: Virtualization, Cloud-Based Computing, Unified Communications
Test Me-CompTIA Exam Network+ (N10-006
Test your proficiency and comprehension of the content of the CompTIA’s N10-006 Exam with the Test Me: Network+ section. You’ll demonstrate your proficiency in the principles, concepts, and tools used in completing the Network+ Certification. Test Me provides you with a collection of questions based on the instructions that you have received throughout the Network+ series. This gives you the opportunity to prove your comprehension and understanding of the various concepts that you have seen throughout this series, as well as the chance to test your knowledge on the various concepts of Network+.
Network+ N10-006 Series Includes:
- 24/7 Access
- 13 CompTIA Authorized Courses
- 20+ Hours of Training
- CompTIA Authorized Partner
- New 2015 Certification Standards
- Certificate of Completion/Mastery
- Post Assessment
- Supplemental Materials
- Closed Captioning
- Social Learning Enabled
- Digital Note Taking
- Final Test
- Presentation Slides
- Crossword Puzzles
- Flash Cards
- Quiz Questions
- Word Search and Match