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CCNA For Dummies

What was that whizzing sound? It was you, passing the CCNA certification exam. After you’ve covered all of Cisco Systems’ exam objectives in CCNA For Dummies, such tasks as following network protocols, routing, and maintaining network security will be new tools to add to your skill set.

First, expect to become familiar with the language of the exam with the expert guidance of your certified authors. Then, find your way around the workings of the OSI model and its layers: the data link, network, transport, and upper layers. Routers become manageable as you practice commands and algorithms. And when you’re comfortable with network protocols, you’ll move on to LAN and WAN switching.

The book’s CD-ROM helps you assess your weak spots through a test engine and a variety of exam scenarios, and ten sites to boost your studying are also included. Remember: It’s just a test, and at this point, it’s open book!

Covers: Exam 640-507

A+ Certification 2nd Ed For Dummies

The A+ examinations measure the ability and knowledge that’s expected of computer technicians who’ve had six months of on-the-job training. A+ certification is a lifetime certification, and certified technicians are always in demand, so this test is critical if you’re hoping for a bountiful future as a technical pro. A+ Certification For Dummies, 2nd Edition covers all the crucial information you need to know for the A+ exams, from hardware to operating systems, delivered in clear, jargon-free language and in a fun, entertaining style. The new edition has been completely updated and revised to include CompTIA’s new test objectives and adaptive testing mode.

Plus, A+ Certification For Dummies, 2nd Edition includes a CD-ROM loaded with hundreds of practice questions and a customizable test engine.

Covers: Exam 220-201 and 220-202

JUNOS for Dummies

If you’re in charge of a network, you’re probably aware that the only time anyone notices the network is when it goes down. With JUNOS software and JUNOS For Dummies, a friendly book to help you set it up and manage the software, you might be able to start convincing your clients to believe in magic. Here’s the help you need for switching, routing, security, interface configuration, and more.
Now, you can go inside JUNOS software and understand everything you need to know about operating a network with JUNOS. You’ll learn how the control plane handles packet delivery and establishes traffic policies and see how a single network operating system can add stability and reliability while saving administrative time. Plus, you’ll find out how to set up a routing protocol that automates configuration of routing tables for greater efficiency and how you can set up individual or group user accounts locally on the route, or on remote centralized authentication servers. By the time you finish this book,

You’ll know how to:

Work with the JUNOS network operating system
Set up and configure a Juniper router
Connect, manage, and troubleshoot routers and other Juniper appliances
Make your network more efficient
Configure JUNOS default security features as well as restricted physical access to protect routers
Solve hardware, software, interface, and router problems
Integrate JUNOS with other systems

Complete with lists of the most useful commands, IOS-JUNOS command conversions, and the best place to seek additional help, JUNOSFor Dummies is your one-stop guide to getting started with and mastering JUNOS.

Cisco Networking All-in-One For Dummies

A helpful guide on all things Cisco

Do you wish that the complex topics of routers, switches, and networking could be presented in a simple, understandable presentation? With Cisco Networking All-in-One For Dummies, they are! This expansive reference is packed with all the information you need to learn to use Cisco routers and switches to develop and manage secure Cisco networks. This straightforward-by-fun guide offers expansive coverage of Cisco and breaks down intricate subjects such as networking, virtualization, and database technologies into easily digestible pieces.

Drills down complex subjects concerning Cisco networking into easy-to-understand, straightforward coverage,
Shares best practices for utilizing Cisco switches and routers to implement, secure, and optimize Cisco networks,
Reviews Cisco networking solutions and products, securing Cisco networks, and optimizing Cisco networks,
Details how to design and implement Cisco networks.

Whether you’re new to Cisco networking products and services or an experienced professional looking to refresh your knowledge about Cisco, this For Dummies guide provides you with the coverage, solutions, and best practices you need.

Calculus – 1,001 Practice Problems For Dummies

Practice makes perfect―and helps deepen your understanding of calculus
1001 Calculus Practice Problems For Dummies takes you beyond the instruction and guidance offered in Calculus For Dummies, giving you 1001 opportunities to practice solving problems from the major topics in your calculus course. Plus, an online component provides you with a collection of calculus problems presented in multiple-choice format to further help you test your skills as you go.

Gives you a chance to practice and reinforce the skills you learn in your calculus course
Helps you refine your understanding of calculus
Practice problems with answer explanations that detail every step of every problem

The practice problems in 1001 Calculus Practice Problems For Dummies range in areas of difficulty and style, providing you with the practice help you need to score high at exam time.