Chapter 4

The Current Ethernet Specifications

THE FOLLOWING COMPTIA NETWORK+ EXAM OBJECTIVES ARE COVERED IN THIS CHAPTER:

  • 1.0 Network architecture
  • 1.8 Given a scenario, implement and configure the appropriate addressing schema
    • MAC addressing
  • 5.0 Industry standards, practices, and network theory
  • 5.2 Explain the basics of network theory and concepts
    • Numbering systems
      • Binary
      • Hexadecimal
      • Octal
    • Broadband/baseband
    • Bit rates vs baud rate
    • Sampling size
    • CSMA/CD and CSMA/CA
    • Carrier detect/sense
    • Wavelength
    • Collision
  • 5.4 Given a scenario, deploy the appropriate wired connectivity standard
    • Ethernet standards
      • 10BaseT
      • 100BaseT
      • 1000BaseT
      • 1000BaseTX
      • 10GBaseT
      • 100BaseFX
      • 10Base2
      • 10GBaseSR
      • 10GBaseER
      • 10GBaseSW
      • IEEE 1901-2013
    • Ethernet over HDMI
    • Ethernet over ...

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