Networking: A Beginner's Guide, Sixth Edition

Current, crucial IT networking skills--made easy!

Thoroughly revised to hide the most recent applied sciences, this functional source provide you with a superb beginning in networking basics. Networking: A Beginner's Guide, 6th variation discusses stressed out and instant community layout, configuration, undefined, protocols, safety, backup, restoration, and virtualization. you are going to additionally get step by step directions for fitting, configuring, and handling home windows Server 2012, alternate Server 2013, Oracle Linux, and Apache. this is often the ideal publication for somebody beginning a networking profession or wanting an easy-to-follow refresher.

  • Understand community cabling, topologies, undefined, and the OSI seven-layer version
  • Connect LANs and WANs
  • Configure community protocols, corresponding to TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, SMTP, DHCP, HTTP, WINS, and extra
  • Explore listing companies, reminiscent of Microsoft's lively listing, X.400, and LDAP
  • Enable and help distant community entry
  • Secure your community and deal with backup and catastrophe restoration
  • Select, set up, and deal with trustworthy community servers, together with home windows Server 2012, trade Server 2013, Oracle Linux, and Apache
  • Manage community computing device pcs
  • Design a strong community from the floor up
  • Work with virtualization applied sciences, corresponding to Hyper-V, VMWare, and Oracle VM VirtualBox

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Presentation Layer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . program Layer .............................. knowing How info Travels during the OSI Layers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . studying approximately community elements ........ Servers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hubs, Routers, and Switches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cabling and Cable vegetation ........................ pc .......................... bankruptcy precis ................................. 17 18 18 19 four figuring out community Cabling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . knowing Cable Topologies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bus Topology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . celebrity Topology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 38 39 forty-one 20 23 23 24 25 25 26 27 27 28 28 30 30 30 31 31 31 32 32 32 33 34 34 36 36 Contents Ring Topology ................... evaluating earrings to Stars and Buses . . Demystifying community Cabling . . . . . . . . . evaluate of simple Cable varieties ...... Twisted-Pair Cabling: The King of community Cables ...... Coaxial Cable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fitting and preserving community Cabling settling on a Cabling Contractor ...... fixing Cable difficulties . . . . . . . . . . . . bankruptcy precis ................... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty four forty six forty seven forty seven ... ... . ... ... ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty eight fifty two fifty four fifty four fifty five fifty eight five domestic Networking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . merits from domestic Networking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . identifying a house community know-how ................ usual community ..................... Phoneline and Powerline Networking concepts . . . . . . . . instant Networking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . bankruptcy precis ................................. fifty nine 60 sixty one sixty one sixty two sixty two sixty four 6 knowing community . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Directing community site visitors ........................... Repeaters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Hubs and Concentrators ......................... Switches . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Bridges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Routers ...................................... Gateways . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . holding a community with Firewalls ................... Connecting RS-232 units with Short-Haul Modems ..... bankruptcy precis ................................. sixty five sixty six sixty seven sixty eight sixty nine seventy one seventy two seventy three seventy four seventy five seventy six 7 Making WAN Connections . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . selecting WAN wishes ........................... interpreting standards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Switched or devoted? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . inner most or Public? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . evaluating WAN Connection kinds ................... simple outdated mobile carrier (POTS) ................ built-in companies electronic community (ISDN) . . . . . . . . . . electronic Subscriber Line (DSL) ..................... T-1/T-3 (DS1/DS3) Connections ................... Asynchronous move Mode (ATM) ............... X. 25 ......................................... bankruptcy precis ................................. seventy seven seventy eight seventy nine seventy nine eighty one eighty one eighty one eighty two eighty three eighty five 86 86 87 vii viii Networking: A Beginner’s consultant eight figuring out Networking Protocols .

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