INFX 546 - Course Information

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CCENT Book Cover CCENT Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician ICND1 Study Guide (Exam 100-101) with Boson NetSim Limited Edition
by Bob Larson, Matt Walker
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Osborne Media - Certification Press
ISBN-10: 0071838392
ISBN-13: 978-0071838399
Publish date: September 19, 2014, 2nd edition

Note: 1st edition will not work for this class. This book has a network simulator that will be used in the course as well as an exam simulator for anyone interested.

The books is consummer market book and should cost substantially less than most textbooks. Current Amazon price new is $28-33.07.

Note the Kindle versions and rental versions sometimes are often missing resources like Appendices and sample files, BUT we can generally work around that by me adding the materials to the Web site – so let me know if that happens.   

  • PDFs included in the modules
  • Publicly available web sites linked in the modules

Course Description

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INFX 546 Data Communications and Networking: (4cr) Covers local and wide-area computer networking including topologies and hardware, packet switching, client/server architectures, network protocols, and network servers and applications. Also addresses server operating systems, management, security, authentication, and policy issues associated with distributed networks. Prerequisite: none.

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