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CompTIA® Network+® 2009 In Depth by Tamara Dean

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Chapter 1. An Introduction to Networking

After reading this chapter and completing the exercises, you will be able to:

  • List the advantages of networked computing relative to standalone computing

  • Distinguish between client/server and peer-to-peer networks

  • List elements common to all client/server networks

  • Describe several specific uses for a network

  • Identify some of the certifications available to networking professionals

  • Identify the kinds of skills and specializations that will help you excel as a networking professional

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