The Resource Networking for dummies, by Doug Lowe

Networking for dummies, by Doug Lowe

Label
Networking for dummies
Title
Networking for dummies
Statement of responsibility
by Doug Lowe
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From getting started to network management, here's the scoop on now to make everything in your office easier with a network. From the many advantages of a network, to security considerations for mobile devices, this guide answers all your questions!
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
004.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TK5105.5
LC item number
.L67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Networking for dummies, by Doug Lowe
Label
Networking for dummies, by Doug Lowe
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- About This Book -- Foolish Assumptions -- Icons Used in This Book -- Beyond the Book -- Where to Go from Here -- Part 1: Getting Started with Networking -- Chapter 1: Let's Network! -- Defining a Network -- Why Bother with a Network? -- Servers and Clients -- Dedicated Servers and Peers -- What Makes a Network Tick? -- It's Not a Personal Computer Anymore! -- The Network Administrator -- What Have They Got That You Don't Got? -- Chapter 2: Life on the Network -- Distinguishing between Local Resources and Network Resources -- What's in a Name?; Logging On to the Network -- Understanding Shared Folders -- Four Good Uses for a Shared Folder -- Oh, the Network Places You'll Go -- Mapping Network Drives -- Using a Network Printer -- Logging Off the Network -- Chapter 3: More Ways to Use Your Network -- Sharing Your Stuff -- Sharing a Folder -- Using the Public Folder -- Sharing a Printer -- Using Microsoft Office on a Network -- Working with Offline Files -- Part 2: Setting Up a Network -- Chapter 4: Planning a Network -- Making a Network Plan -- Being Purposeful -- Taking Stock -- To Dedicate or Not to Dedicate: That Is the Question.; Choosing a Server Operating System -- Planning the Infrastructure -- Drawing Diagrams -- Chapter 5: Dealing with TCP/IP -- Understanding Binary -- Introducing IP Addresses -- Classifying IP Addresses -- Subnetting -- Understanding Network Address Translation -- Configuring Your Network for DHCP -- Managing a Windows Server 2016 DHCP Server -- Configuring a Windows DHCP Client -- Using DNS -- Working with the Windows DNS Server -- Configuring a Windows DNS Client -- Chapter 6: Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave: Cables, Switches, and Routers -- What Is Ethernet? -- All about Cable.; Working with Switches -- Daisy-Chaining Switches -- Using a Router -- Chapter 7: Configuring Windows Clients -- Configuring Network Connections -- Joining a Domain -- Chapter 8: Connecting Your Network to the Internet -- Connecting to the Internet -- Securing Your Connection with a Firewall -- Chapter 9: Setting Up a Wireless Network -- Diving into Wireless Networking -- A Little High School Electronics -- Eight-Oh-Two-Dot-Eleventy Something?: Understanding Wireless Standards -- Home on the Range -- Using Wireless Network Adapters -- Setting Wireless Access Points -- Roaming Capabilities.; Configuring a Wireless Access Point -- Connecting to a Wireless Network -- Paying Attention to Wireless Network Security -- Chapter 10: Virtual Networking -- Understanding Virtualization -- Understanding Hypervisors -- Understanding Virtual Disks -- Understanding Network Virtualization -- Looking at the Benefits of Virtualization -- Introducing Hyper-V -- Enabling Hyper-V -- Getting Familiar with Hyper-V -- Creating a Virtual Switch -- Creating a Virtual Disk -- Creating a Virtual Machine -- Installing an Operating System -- Part 3: Working with Servers -- Chapter 11: Setting Up a Server
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
11th edition.
Extent
xiv, 440 pages
Isbn
9781119257769
Lccn
2016938157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)930257135
  • (OCoLC)ocn930257135
  • 536237

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