This chapter covers the following official Network+ objectives:
Explain the functions and applications of various network devices.
Given a scenario, configure a switch using proper features.
This chapter covers CompTIA Network+ objectives 1.1 and 2.6. For more information on the official Network+ exam topics, see the “About the Network+ Exam” section in the Introduction.
All but the most basic of networks require devices to provide connectivity and functionality. Understanding how these networking devices operate ...