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David L. ProwseCompTIA Security+ SY0-401 Authorized Cert Guide: OS Hardening and Virtualization
This chapter focuses on the hardening of operating systems and the securing of virtual operating systems and will help you prepare for the CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 exam.
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By David L. ProwseAug 5, 2014
Complete CompTIA A+ Guide to PCs: Disassembly and Power
In preparation for the CompTIA A+ exam, this chapter covers many important details regarding the safe assembly and disassembly of your PC, voltage and power checks, working with and replacing the power supply, and power-saving tips.
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By Cheryl SchmidtMay 24, 2013
David L. ProwseCompTIA A+ Exam Cram: Mobile Device Hardware and Operating Systems
As an A+ technician you need to know the basic hardware of mobile devices. This chapter covers Apple devices and Android-based devices, but also briefly discuss some of the other players in the market.
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By David L. ProwseSep 27, 2012
CompTIA A+ Cert Guide: Power Supplies and System Cooling
This chapter delves into how power is conveyed to the computer, which power supply to select depending on your configuration and needs, how to install and troubleshoot power supplies, and how to cool the system.
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By Scott Mueller, David L. Prowse, Mark Edward SoperSep 25, 2012

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Jamie ShoupGifts for Your Geek - Recommended Holiday Learning

Holiday shopping can be difficult when trying to find something for those high-level techie-types. Gadgets go out of style and it’s hard to know if a specific technology syncs up with what they currently have --- one gift that keeps on giving is learning.

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsDecember 3, 2013
Topics: Microsoft Certification,Home & Office Computing,Cisco Networking Academy,Home Networking,Storage,Networking,Wireless/High Speed/Optical,Cisco Certification,Other IT,Virtualization,Routing & Switching,Network Administration & Management,Certification,CompTIA,Other Non-Technical,Network Design & Architecture,Voice/IP Communications
Jamie ShoupNovember Author Webinars - Register for the Free Learning Sessions Today!

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsOctober 21, 2013
Topics: Home & Office Computing,Cisco Networking Academy,Home Networking,Home Networking,Storage,Networking,Wireless/High Speed/Optical,Engineering,Cisco Certification,Virtualization,Routing & Switching,Network Administration & Management,Certification,Communications Engineering,CompTIA,Network Design & Architecture,Voice/IP Communications
Jamie ShoupThree New Author Webinars Announced for October

The Cisco Press Author Webinar Series continues on the Cisco Learning Network, as three sets of authors embark on featured learning events during the month of October.

Mark your calendar and make sure to attend the below events, as Cisco Press will have special offers for those in attendance!  Five review copies of the author's recent products will also be given away during the events. Each even will be archived as well for future viewing.

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsOctober 3, 2013
Topics: Microsoft Certification,Cisco Networking Academy,Software Security,Storage,Networking,Network Security,Wireless/High Speed/Optical,Cisco Certification,Other IT,Routing & Switching,Certification,Security,Other Networking,CompTIA,Other Non-Technical,Voice/IP Communications,Business & Management
Jamie Shoup10 Rookie Mistakes Network Admins Make

Being new on the job is tough enough without adding mistakes – be sure to check your work and don’t do any of these 10 Rookie mistakes!

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By Jamie ShoupCommentsAugust 19, 2013
Topics: Cisco Networking Academy,Storage,Networking,Wireless/High Speed/Optical,Cisco Certification,Routing & Switching,Certification,Other Networking,CompTIA,Voice/IP Communications

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