O'Reilly logo

Sams Teach Yourself Networking in 24 Hours, Fourth Edition by Uyless Black

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

HOUR 12Assembling a Network

What You’ll Learn in This Hour:

Preparing to assemble the networking hardware

I/O and IRQ concepts

How to install adapter cards

How to set up a wiring closet

By this hour, we’ve acquired a solid understanding of the operations of computer networks. We’ve covered the fundamentals of network hardware, software, and protocols. We’ve focused on how to establish the user requirements for a network, as well as how to design the network.

You’ve already learned how to identify network hardware, and in this hour, you and your design team will pull it all together and deal with how to plug pieces of the network together.

This hour will familiarize you with installation processes for the hardware you’ve read about in ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required