Perfect for the person who wants to network but needs a good starting point! Mark Gibbs, noted expert in the area of systems architecture and design, provides the first word in Networking basics with this effective primer. Presents a graphical approach to explaining the technical details of networking. Focuses on the most current and most popular network operating systems such as Novell NetWare and Windows for Workgroups. Features the most current trends in networking inc. Covers Novell NetWare, Windows for Workgroups, LANtastic, and AppleTalk.
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Networking, Fourth Edition gives readers the ability and understanding necessary to create and administer a network. The book shows the reader how to physically connect computers and other devices to a network and access peripherals such as printers over the network. Readers will also be able to configure computers to access the network and the network to share an Internet connection. This book will provide easy-to-understand details on new technologies and background information (such as basic networking, including protocols and physical infrastructure) necessary for the user to network computer devices.
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Networking takes the frustration out of planning and creating a network, and helps readers understand what they are getting into when planning a network and strategies for making the network a success.
Date: 09 September, 2003
Author: Joe Habraken