Books: 18

CompTIA

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Exam N10-006
*** From Mike Meyers, the #1 name in CompTIA training and exam preparation, a thorough revision of his bestselling exam guide―updated to cover the 2015 release of the CompTIA Network+ exam. *** Get complete coverage of all the CompTIA Network+ exam objectives inside this comprehensive resource. Written more » by the leading expert on CompTIA certification and training, Mike Meyers, this authoritative guide covers exam N10-006 in full detail. You’ll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, scenarios, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this definitive volume also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. CompTIA Network+ Certification All-in-One Exam Guide, Sixth Edition covers all exam topics, including: * Network architectures * Cabling and topology * Ethernet basics * Network installation * TCP/IP applications and network protocols * Routing * Network naming * Advanced networking devices * IPv6 * Remote connectivity * Wireless networking * Virtualization and cloud computing * Network operations * Managing risk * Network security * Network monitoring and troubleshooting Electronic content includes: * 100+ practice exam questions in a customizable test engine * 20+ lab simulations to help you prepare for the performance-based questions * One hour of video training from Mike Meyers * Mike’s favorite shareware and freeware networking tools and utilities * PDF copy of the book « less
2015
Exam SY0-401
Join over 250,000 IT professionals who've earned Security+ certification If you're an IT professional hoping to progress in your career, then you know that the CompTIA Security+ exam is one of the most valuable certifications available. Since its introduction in 2002, over a quarter million professionals more » have achieved Security+ certification, itself a springboard to prestigious certifications like the CASP, CISSP, and CISA. The CompTIA Security+ Study Guide: SY0-401 covers 100% of the Security+ exam objectives, with clear and concise information on crucial security topics. You'll find everything you need to prepare for the 2014 version of the Security+ certification exam, including insight from industry experts on a wide range of IT security topics. Readers also get access to a robust set of learning tools, featuring electronic flashcards, assessment tests, robust practice test environment, with hundreds of practice questions, and electronic flashcards. * CompTIA authorized and endorsed * Includes updates covering the latest changes to the exam, including better preparation for real-world applications * Covers key topics like network security, compliance and operational security, threats and vulnerabilities, access control and identity management, and cryptography * Employs practical examples and insights to provide real-world context from two leading certification experts * Provides the necessary tools to take that first important step toward advanced security certs like CASP, CISSP, and CISA, in addition to satisfying the DoD's 8570 directive If you're serious about jump-starting your security career, you need the kind of thorough preparation included in the CompTIA Security+ Study Guide: SY0-401. « less
2014
Exam SG0-001
Learn efficient ways to harness and manage your data storage networks Whether you're preparing for the CompTIA Storage+ exam or simply seeking a deeper understanding of data storage networks, this Sybex guide will help you get there. This book covers data storage from the basics to advanced topics, and more » provides practical examples to show you ways to deliver world-class solutions. In addition, it covers all the objectives of the CompTIA Storage+ exam (SG0-001), including storage components, connectivity, storage management, data protection, and storage performance. « less
2014
Exams LX0-101 and LX0-102
One of Sybex's most popular certification Study Guides, CompTIA Linux+ Study Guide, Second Edition thoroughly prepares candidates for the CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI exams (LX0-101 and LX0-102). In addition to full coverage of all exam objectives for both exams, chapter review questions, and hands-on more » exercises, this CompTIA Authorized courseware also includes access to a great set of Linux-, Mac-, and Windows-compatible online test-prep tools. Author Roderick W. Smith, CompTIA Linux+, LPIC-1, LPIC-2, is a Linux networking expert who gives candidates the authoritative instruction and review they need. CompTIA Linux+ Study Guide, Second Edition is what you need for top-notch preparation for the CompTIA Linux+ Powered by LPI certification exams. « less
2013
Exam SY0-301
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-301. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce what you’ve learned by applying your knowledge to real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This more » guide is designed to help make the most of your study time. Maximize your performance on the exam by demonstrating your mastery of: * Network Security * Compliance and operational security * Threats and vulnerabilities * Application, data, and host security * Access control and identity management * Cryptography PRACTICE TESTS Assess your skills with practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies. « less
2013
Learn, prepare, and practice for CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 exam success with this CompTIA Approved Cert Guide from Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Approved Platinum Partner. * Master CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 exam topics * Assess your knowledge more » with chapter-ending quizzes * Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks * Practice with realistic exam questions on the DVD Limited Time Offer: Buy CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 Cert Guide and receive a 10% off discount code for the CompTIA  A+ 220-801 and 220-802  exams.  To receive your 10% off discount code: 1. Register your product at pearsonITcertification.com/register 2. Follow the instructions 3. Go to your Account page and click on “Access Bonus Content” CompTIA A+ 220-801 and 220-802 Cert Guideis a best-of-breed study guide. Best-selling authors and expert instructors Mark Soper, Scott Mueller, and David Prowse help you master all the topics you need to know to succeed on your CompTIA 220-801 and 220-802 exams and move into a successful career as an IT technician.     Every feature of this book is designed to support both efficient exam preparation and long-term mastery: * Includes coverage of the new performance based questions * Opening Topics Lists define the topics you’ll need to learn in each chapter, including a list of the official exam objectives covered in that chapter * Exam Preparation Tasks include reviewing key topics, completing memory tables, defining key terms, working through scenarios, and answering review questions—all designed to help you go beyond simple facts to make sure you master concepts crucial to both passing the exam and enhancing your career * Key Terms defined in a complete glossary explain all the field’s essential terminology The companion DVD contains the powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test Engine, two complete exams with access to a large library of exam-realistic questions. This state-of-the-art assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features to help you study more efficiently. Use step-by-step Study Mode or run a powerful exam simulation that mimics actual exam conditions. Whenever you want, get a complete assessment of your current knowledge, so you can focus scarce study time where you need it most. The DVD also includes sample beep codes to help you learn about these valuable troubleshooting tools, memory tables, and the glossary, all in searchable PDF format.     Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this CompTIA approved study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.   The CompTIA approved study guide helps you master all the topics on the A+ exam, including * Motherboards, processors, RAM, and BIOS * Power supplies and system cooling * I/O, input ports, and devices * Video displays and video cards * Customized PCs * Laptops and mobile devices * Printers * Storage devices * Installing, using, and troubleshooting Windows * Virtualization * Networking * Security * Operational procedures and communications methods  Companion CD The CD contains two free, complete practice exams, beep codes, memory tables, and a glossary.   Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test.   Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), or Windows 7; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB disc space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam « less
2012
Exams 220-801 and 220-802
Everything you need to prepare for the CompTIA A+ exams CompTIA A+ is the most sought-after certification for PC technicians. This guide covers every aspect of the required exams 220-801 and 220-802. Fully updated to cover the latest best practices, current software and hardware, and mobile OSes, more » this Deluxe guide also includes an exclusive bonus CD featuring additional practice exams, flashcards, instructional videos, and the entire e-book in ePDF, eMobi, and ePub versions. * Includes a coupon for 10% Off CompTIA Certification Exams * Fully updated to cover the latest exams and exam objectives * Covers personal computer components, laptops and portable devices, operating systems, printers and scanners, networks, security, safety and environmental issues, communication, and professionalism * Bonus CD features the Sybex Test Engine with additional practice exams, twice the electronic flashcards as the Standard edition, and eMobi, ePub, and ePDF versions of the book CompTIA A+ Complete Deluxe Study Guide, 2nd Edition is a complete test-prep guide that will help you pass the A+ exam with confidence. « less
2012
Cert Guide
Learn, prepare, and practice for CompTIA Security+ SY0-301exam success with this CompTIA Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Editionfrom Pearson IT Certification, a leader in IT Certification learning and a CompTIA Authorized Platinum Partner. The DVD features three complete practice exams, complete video more » solutions to the 25 hands-on labs, plus 25 interactive flash-based learning activities that include drag-n-drop and matching to reinforce the learning. * Master CompTIA’s Security+ SY0-301 exam topics * Assess your knowledge with chapter-ending quizzes * Review key concepts with exam preparation tasks * Practice with realistic exam questions on the DVD * Includes complete video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs * Plus 25 interactive learning activities on key exam topics Limited Time Offer: Buy CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition and receive a 10% off discount code for the CompTIA Security+ SYO-301 exam.  To receive your 10% off discount code: 1.       Register your product at pearsonITcertification.com/register 2.       Follow the instructions 3.       Go to your Account page and click on “Access Bonus Content” CompTIA Security+ SY0-301 Authorized Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition includes video solutions to the hands-on labs, practice tests, and interactive activities that let the reader learn by doing. Best-selling author and expert instructor David Prowse shares preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills. Material is presented in a concise manner, focusing on increasing your understanding and retention of exam topics.   The book presents you with an organized test preparation routine through the use of proven series elements and techniques. Exam topic lists make referencing easy. Chapter-ending Exam Preparation Tasks help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughly. Review questions help you assess your knowledge, and a final preparation chapter guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your approach to passing the exam.   The companion Deluxe Edition DVD contains the powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test engine, with three complete practice exams and hundreds of exam-realistic questions. The assessment engine offers you a wealth of customization options and reporting features, laying out a complete assessment of your knowledge to help you focus your study where it is needed most. The Deluxe Edition DVD also includes complete video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs in the book and 25 interactive learning activities on key exam topics to reinforce the learning by doing. Learning activities such as test password strength, match the type of Malware with its definition, find the security issues in the network map, and disallow a user access to the network on Saturday and Sunday.   Interactive Learning Activities: * 2.1 Filtering Emails * 2.2 Malware Types * 2.3 Securing the BIOS * 3.1 Stopping Services in the Command Prompt * 3.2 Patch Management * 5.1 Port Numbers, Part 1 * 5.2 Port Numbers, Part 2 * 5.3 Port Numbers, Part 3 * 5.4 Network Attacks, Part 1 * 5.5 Network Attacks, Part 2 * 5.6 Network Attacks, Part 3 * 5.7 Network Attacks, Part 4 * 6.1 Network Security * 7.1 Password Strength * 8.1 802.1X Components * 8.2 Authentication Types * 9.1 Access Control Models * 9.2 Configuring Logon Hours * 10.1 Risk Assessment, Part 1 * 10.2 Risk Assessment, Part 2 * 10.3 Vulnerability Management Process * 11.1 Packet Analysis * 12.1 Symmetric and Asymmetric Algorithms * 14.1 RAID Levls * 15.1 Social Engineering Types Hands-On Labs: * 2-1 Using Free Malware Scanning Programs * 2-2 How to Secure the BIOS * 3-1 Discerning & Updating Service Pack Level * 3-2 Creating a Virtual Machine * 3-3 Securing a Virtual Machine * 4-1 Securing the Browser * 4-2 Disabling Applications * 5-1 Port Scanning Basics * 6-1 Packet Filtering and NAT Firewalls * 6-2 Configuring Inbound Filter on a Firewall * 6-3 Enabling MAC Filtering * 7-1 Securing a Wireless Device: 8 Steps * 7-2 Wardriving and the Cure * 8-1 Enabling 802.1X on a Network Adapter * 8-2 Setting Up a VPN * 9-1 Password Policies and User Accounts * 9-2 Configuring User and Group Permissions * 10-1 Mapping and Scanning the Network * 10-2 Password Cracking and Defense * 11-1 Using Protocol Analyzers * 12-1 Disabling LM Hash in Windows Server 2003 * 13-1 A Basic Example of PKI * 13-2 Making an SSH Connection * 14-1 Configuring RAID 1 and 5 * 16-1 How to Approach Exam Questions Well-regarded for its level of detail, assessment features, and challenging review questions and exercises, this CompTIA  authorized study guide helps you master the concepts and techniques that will enable you to succeed on the exam the first time.   The CompTIA authorized study guide helps you master all the topics on the Security+ exam, including * Core computer system security * OS hardening and virtualization * Application security * Network design elements and threats * Perimeter security * Network media and devices security * Physical security and authentication models * Access control * Vulnerability and risk assessment * Monitoring and auditing * Cryptography, including PKI * Redundancy and disaster recovery * Policies and procedures Companion Deluxe Edition DVD The Deluxe Edition DVD contains three free, complete practice exams, video solutions to the 25 hands-on labs plus 25 interactive flash-based learning activities that include drag-n-drop and matching to reinforce the learning. Includes Exclusive Offer for 70% Off Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test.   Pearson IT Certification Practice Test minimum system requirements: Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), or Windows 7; Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Client; Pentium class 1GHz processor (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 650 MB hard disk space plus 50 MB for each downloaded practice exam. « less
2012
Exam SY0-301
Official CompTIA Content! Prepare for CompTIA Security+ Exam SY0-301 with McGraw-Hill—a Gold-Level CompTIA Authorized Partner offering Official CompTIA Approved Quality Content to give you the competitive edge on exam day. Get complete coverage of all the objectives included on CompTIA Security+ exam more » inside this completely updated, comprehensive volume. Written by leading network security experts, this definitive guide covers exam SY0-301 in full detail. You'll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass the exam with ease, this practical resource also serves as an essential on-the-job reference. Covers all exam topics, including: * General security concepts * Operational organizational security * Legal issues, privacy, and ethics * Cryptography * Public key infrastructure * Standards and protocols * Physical security * Infrastructure security * Remote access and authentication * Intrusion detection systems * Security baselines * Types of attacks and malicious software * E-mail and instant messaging * Web components * Disaster recovery and business continuity * Risk, change, and privilege management * Computer forensics Electronic content includes two full practice exams « less
2011
At the end of 2004, more than 600,000 people had received CompTIA's vendor-neutral A+ certification, a key credential for anyone pursuing a career as a computer technician. This competitively priced new guide offers seven minibooks and 1,000+ pages covering every aspect of the two required A+ exams, more » plus customizable test-prep software on CD-ROM. Minibooks provide a thorough review of all the hardware and operating system topics tested in the exams: installation, configuration, and upgrading; diagnosing and troubleshooting; preventive maintenance; motherboards, processors, and memory; printers; networking; and operating system fundamentals. This work is published day-and-date with the CompTIA's latest revision of the A+ exams. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file. « less
2007