CompTIA Network+ helps develop a career in IT infrastructure covering troubleshooting,configuring, and managing networks. 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.
There are five fundamental concepts that students must master to obtain CompTIA Network+ Certification.
1. Networking Concepts
Explain the purpose of a variety of networking concepts and implement them appropriately
2. IT Infrastructure Concepts
Determine & explain the appropriate cabling, device and storage technologies
3. Network Operations Concepts
Use best practices to manage the network, determine policies & ensure business continuity
4. Network Security concepts
Summarize physical security & common attacks while securing the wired and wireless network
5. Network Troubleshooting & Tools
Explain the network troubleshooting methodology &appropriate tools to support connectivity & performance.
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