CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator & CWSP Certified Wireless Security Professional All-in-One Exam Guide (PW0-104 & PW0-204)

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June 11, 2010


Mixed media product, 800 pages


0071713883 / 9780071713887


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Main description

Get complete coverage of all the material included on the CWNA and CWSP exams inside this comprehensive resource. Written by a wireless systems expert, this authoritative guide covers exams PW0-104 and PW0-204 in full detail. You'll find learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, exam tips, practice exam questions, and in-depth explanations. Designed to help you pass these challenging exams with ease, this definitive volume also serves as an essential on-the-job reference.

Covers all exam topics, including:

  • Wireless standards, organizations, and applications
  • Radio frequency
  • Wireless network antennas
  • Spread spectrum technologies
  • IEEE 802.11
  • Hardware, software, and client devices
  • Wireless network design and site surveys
  • Installing and administering WLANs
  • Performance tuning and troubleshooting
  • Wireless network attacks and threat analysis
  • Security policies
  • 802.1X authentication solutions
  • Fast and secure roaming
  • Wireless intrusion monitoring and prevention

CD-ROM features:

  • Practice exams for PW0-104 & PW0-204
  • Video training segment
  • E-book

Table of contents

Part I: Wireless Fundamentals; Chapter 1. Wireless Standards, Organizations, and Applications; Chapter 2. Radio Frequency Fundamentals; Chapter 3. RF Math; Chapter 4. Wireless Network Antennas; Chapter 5. Spread Spectrum Technologies; Chapter 6. IEEE 802.11; Part II: Planning and Installing Wireless LANs; Chapter 7. Infrastructure Hardware and Software; Chapter 8. Client Devices; Chapter 9. Wireless Network Design; Chapter 10. Performing Site Surveys; Chapter 11. Installing the Wireless LAN; Part III: Administering, Optimizing, and Troubleshooting Wireless LANs; Chapter 12. Administering Wireless LANs; Chapter 13. Performance Tuning for Wireless LANs; Chapter 14. Troubleshooting Common Problems; Part IV: Wireless Security; Chapter 15. Wireless Network Attacks; Chapter 16. Wireless LAN Threat Analysis; Chapter 17. Security Policies; Chapter 18. Fundamentals of Wireless LAN Security; Chapter 19. Implementing 802.1X Authentication Solutions; Chapter 20. Fast and Secure Roaming; Chapter 21. Wireless Intrusion Monitoring and Prevention; Appendix; Glossary; Index

Author comments

Tom Carpenter, CWNA, CWSP, CWTS, is the founder of SYSEDCO, a wireless training and consulting firm. He is the author of CWNA Certified Wireless Network Administrator Official Study Guide, fourth edition; CWSP Certified Wireless Security Professional Official Study Guide, second edition (co-author); Wireless# Certification Study Guide; and CWTS Certified Wireless Technology Specialist Study Guide.


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