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Lesson 1: The Nuts and Bolts of Network Devices, Downloadable Version

Lesson 1: The Nuts and Bolts of Network Devices, Downloadable Version

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  • Copyright 2013
  • Edition: 1st
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-347991-9
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-347991-1

The Nuts and Bolts of Network Devices is an introductory, 3 part series on the common devices and cables that are used to build a data network. Anyone who is new to, or has a cursory interest in, data networking will benefit from the practical and interactive approach used to talk about common network elements as well as show how to connect them to create a small network. The videos contain live demonstrations using live networks, interactive games and practice exercises for learning and remembering concepts, and a study aid that includes diagrams and worksheets to use for the various activities.

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Lesson 1: The Nuts and Bolts of Network Devices


Part 1: Getting Started with Network Devices                  
Lesson 1: Identify Network Devices in a Topology 26:08
Lesson 2: Characteristics of a Network and Review 35:40
Lesson 3: Review Game: Who Am I?                 13:08

Part 2: Cables, Connectors and Review                  35:46

Part 3: Cabling a Small Network (Demonstration) 13:08


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