Everything you need to set up and maintain large or smallnetworks
Create a secure network for home or enterprise
Learn basic building blocks and standards
Set up for broadcasting, streaming, and more
The book you need to succeed!
Your A-Z guide to networking essentials
Whether you're setting up a global infrastructure or justnetworking two computers at home, understanding of every part ofthe process is crucial to the ultimate success of your system. Thiscomprehensive book is your complete, step-by-step guide tonetworkingfrom different architectures and hardware tosecurity, diagnostics, Web services, and much more. Packed withpractical, professional techniques and the very latest information,this is the go-to resource you need to succeed.
Demystify the basics: network stacks, bus architectures,mapping, and bandwidth
Get up to speed on servers, interfaces, routers, and othernecessary hardware
Explore LANs, WANs, Wi-Fi, TCP/IP, and other types ofnetworks
Set up domains, directory services, file services, caching, andmail protocols
Enable broadcasting, multicasting, and streaming media
Deploy VPNs, firewalls, encryption, and other securitymethods