Chapter 14. Introduction to Networking

Chapter Objectives

In this chapter you will learn:

• How networks can be wired (or wireless)

• How to identify common network cables

• How Ethernet works

• About the OSI and TCP/IP models and different protocols

• To identify MAC, IPv4, and IPv6 addresses

• To set up wired and wireless networks

• Common network troubleshooting tools

• To configure and access a network printer

• How to configure apps on a mobile device

• How to be a proactive technician

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What CompTIA A+ exam objectives are covered in this chapter?

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