This text includes the following chapters and appendices:• Basic Networking Concepts • The OSI Model and IEEE Standards • Protocols, Services,and Interfaces • Network Designs and Ethernet Networking • Buses, Network Adapters, andLAN Connection Devices • Wired and Wireless Media • Network Design and Administration• Introduction to Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) • Introduction to RemoteMonitoring (RMON) • Optimization of Cable Connections • Binary Information and StandardCodes • Common Number Systems and Conversions • Cisco MIB • Glossary of Computer /Internet Related TermsEach chapter contains several true/false, multiple-choice, and a few problems to reinforce thereaders’s knowledge on this subject.Steven T. Karris is the president and founder of Orchard Publications. He earned a bachelorsdegree in electrical engineering at Christian Brothers University, Memphis, Tennessee, a mas-ters degree in electrical engineering at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, andhas done post-master work at the latter. He is a registered professional engineer in Californiaand Florida. He has over 30 years of professional engineering experience in industry. In addi-tion, he has over 25 years of teaching experience that he acquired at several educational insti-tutions as an adjunct professor. He is currently with UC Berkeley Extension.
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