The only Cisco-endorsed study guide for the new CCNA #640-507 examCoverage of all CCNA exam topics enables you to discover and fill your knowledge gaps before sitting the exam. You will learn about:Internetworking functions of each layer of the OSI reference model and how they are performed in network devicesDesign, implementation, configuration, and monitoring of LAN and WAN servicesFunctionality and operation of Cisco's IOS softwareAddition of routing protocols to a network configurationFunctionality of network protocols including TCP/IP, IPX, and ICMPConfiguration, monitoring, and verification of standard and extended access listsSegmentation of networks using routers, switches, and bridgesAlthough it's only the first step in Cisco Career Certification, the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam is a difficult test. Cisco CCNA Exam #640-507 Certification Guide is a comprehensive study tool for CCNA Exam #640-507 written by a CCIE and Certified Cisco Systems Instructor and reviewed by Cisco technical experts. This book helps you understand and master the material you will need to know to pass the exam. The instructor-developed elements and techniques lead you to maximize your retention and recall of exam topics, and scenario-based exercises will validate your mastery of the topics you will encounter on the exam. Along with the book, practice questions on the companion CD-ROM enable you either to build and take random sample tests or to focus on a topic area of your choice.The Cisco CCNA Exam #640-507 Certification Guide is part of a recommended study program from Cisco Systems that includes training courses and materials from Cisco's Worldwide Training program, hands-on experience, and course books from Cisco Press.
About the Author
Wendell Odom is a Cisco Systems SE in Atlanta, GA, where he assists in the design, planning, and implementation of two large corporate networks. In prior jobs, Wendell, CCIE #1624 and a Certified Cisco System Instructor, has taught Cisco certification courses on Introduction to Cisco Router Configuration, Advanced Cisco Router Configuration, Cisco SNA for Multiprotocol Administrators, Cisco MGX 8850 Configuration, Cisco MPLS with WAN Switches, and Cisco ATM. He is one of the first Cisco instructors certified without a probationary testing period and is the first non-Cisco instructor to teach Cisco's CIP, DLSw, and Cisco MPLS with WAN Switches courses.