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Networking Fundamentals
National CyberWatch Center Edition

Author(s): Michael G. Solomon, PhD, CISSP, PMP, CISM, Solomon Consulting Inc.
  • ISBN-13: 9781284108064
  • Vitalbook (vitalsource)    500 pages      © 2017
Price: $79.95 US List

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Networking Fundamentals explores converging computer and communications technologies, such as transmission concepts, network hardware and software, protocols, and standards. It is also designed to serve the needs of those interested in understanding the field of computer networking and how it relates to other areas of Information Technology (IT). The material covered in this book provides the broad-based knowledge necessary to prepare students for further study in specialized networking fields, or may be used by those interested in an introduction to the field.

Chapter  1: Today's Personal and Business Communications Requirement  
Chapter  2: Solving Today's Business Communication Challenges  
Chapter  3: Circuit-Switched, Packet-Switched, and IP-Based Communications  
Chapter  4: The Evolution of Ethernet  
Chapter  5: TCP/IP and Networking  
Chapter  6: Layer 2 Networking   
Chapter  7: Layer 2 Networking VLANs   
Chapter  8: Layer 3 Networking   
Chapter  9: Wireless LAN Standards   
Chapter  10: Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)   
Chapter  11: Unified Communications and Session Initiation Protocol   
Chapter  12: Fault Management and Network Operations Center   
Chapter  13: Configuration Management and Accounting   
Chapter  14: Performance Management   
Chapter  15: Security Management   
Appendix  A: Answer Key  
Appendix  B: List of Abbreviations   
Appendix  C: Seven Domains of a Typical IT Infrastructure   
Appendix  D: Exclusive OR (XOR) Binary Operator   
Appendix  E: IPv4 Subnet Addressing   
Appendix  F: IPv6 Addressing   

Michael G. Solomon, PhD, CISSP, PMP, CISM-Solomon Consulting Inc.

Michael G. Solomon, Ph.D., CISSP, PMP, CISM, is a full-time security and OpenEdge speaker, consultant, and author who specializes in leading teams in achieving and maintaining secure IT environments. As an IT professional and consultant since 1987, he has led projects for numerous major organizations and has authored and contributed to multiple books and training courses. From 1998 until 2001, he was an instructor in the Kennesaw State University’s Computer Science and Information Sciences (CSIS) department, currently teaches graduate Information System Security courses at the University of the Cumberlands, and holds a PhD in Computer Science and Informatics from Emory University.

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