CompTIA Network+ is a performance-based certification that helps you
develop a career in IT infrastructure by validating the hands-on skills
needed to troubleshoot, configure, and manage both wired and wireless
Network+ ensures an IT professional has the knowledge and skills to:
Design and implement functional networks
Configure, manage, and maintain essential network devices
Use devices such as switches and routers to segment network traffic and create resilient networks
Identify benefits and drawbacks of existing network configurations
Implement network security, standards, and protocols
Troubleshoot network problems
Support the creation of virtualized networks
Identify basic network theory concepts and major network communications methods.
Describe bounded network media.
Identify unbounded network media.
Identify the major types of network implementations.
Identify TCP/IP addressing and data delivery methods.
Implement routing technologies.
Identify the major services deployed on TCP/IP networks.
Identify the infrastructure of a WAN implementation.
Identify the components used in cloud computing and virtualization.
Describe basic concepts related to network security.
Prevent security breaches.
Respond to security incidents.
Identify the components of a remote network implementation.
Identify the tools, methods, and techniques used in managing a network.
Describe troubleshooting of issues on a network.
Using Microsoft® Windows® 8
Microsoft® Windows® 8 Transition from Windows® 7
In addition, we highly recommend that you hold the CompTIA A+ certification, or have equivalent skills and knowledge. You may want to take the Logical CHOICE course CompTIA® A+®: A Comprehensive Approach (Exams 220-801 and 220-802) to gain those skills and knowledge.
IT personnel who need a solid foundation in networking
Module 1: Network architecture
Industry standards, practices and network theory
CompTIA Network+ is a
performance-based certification that helps you develop a career in IT
infrastructure by validating the hands-on skills needed to troubleshoot,
configure, and manage both wired and wireless networks.