This approved study guide helps you master topics on the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 exam, including the following: Computer network fundamentalsThe OSI model and TCP/IP stackMedia types, infrastructure components, and network devicesEthernet technologyIPv4 and IPv6 addressesRouting IP traffic with dynamic routing protocolsDNAT, SNAT, and PATMulticast routingWide Area Networks (WANs)Wireless LANsNetwork optimization and QoSWindows and UNIX command-line tools for network administration and troubleshootingNetwork securityTroubleshooting common Layer 2, Layer 3, and wireless networking issues CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Cert Guide, Deluxe Edition contains proven study features that enable you to succeed on the exam the first time. Best-selling authors and expert instructors Keith Barker and Kevin Wallace share preparation hints and test-taking tips, helping you identify areas of weakness and improve both your conceptual knowledge and hands-on skills, essential for successful completion of the performance-based testing items on the exam. This complete, CompTIA-approved study package includes the following: A test-preparation routine proven to help you pass the exams approved by CompTIAClearly defined chapter learning objectives covering all N10-006 exam topicsChapter-ending review questions and exam preparation exercises, which help you drill on key concepts you must know thoroughlyThe powerful Pearson IT Certification Practice Test software, complete with hundreds of well reviewed, exam-realistic questions, customization options, and detailed performance reports40 performance-based practice question exercises to help you prepare for the hands-on exam questionsMore than 60 minutes of video mentoring from the authorA final preparation chapter, which guides you through tools and resources to help you craft your review and test-taking strategiesAn Exam Essentials appendix that quickly recaps all major chapter topics for easy reference, both in print and interactive digital formatA key terms Glossary in both print and on the DVD, which acts as an interactive flash-card applicationStudy plan suggestions and templates to help you organize and optimize your study timeA 10% exam discount voucher (a $27 value!) This Deluxe Edition also includes two special features: A free copy of the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Authorized Cert Guide Premium Edition eBook and Practice Test. This package provides you access to three eBook files (PDF, EPUB, and Mobi/Kindle format), more than 400 exam-realistic practice test questions, and links from all the questions to the specific sections in the PDF eBook file for detailed explanations and review.A free copy of the CompTIA Network+ N10-006 Hands-on Lab Simulator, including 63 hands-on practice labs covering real-world network configuration scenarios in Windows GUI and Cisco router and switch CLI environments, hardware activities, network design exercises, and technology mapping tasks. Companion DVD The DVD contains more than 400 practice questions, 40 performance-based question exercises, glossary flash cards, an exam essentials review tool, memory table exercises and answer keys, a study planner tool, more than 60 minutes of video, and the Network+ Simulator.