In this chapter, you will gain essential knowledge
• Describe the importance of CompTIA Network+ certification
• Illustrate the structure and contents of the CompTIA Network+ certification exam
• Plan a strategy to prepare for the exam
By picking up this book, you’ve shown an interest in learning about networking. But be forewarned. The term networking describes a vast field of study, far too large for any single certification, book, or training course to cover. Do you want to configure routers and switches for a living? Do you want to administer a large Windows network at a company? Do you want to install wide area network connections? Do you want to set up Web servers? Do you want to secure networks ...