Cover image for MCSE TCP/IP exam cram
MCSE TCP/IP exam cram
Novosel, Gary.
Personal Author:
Adaptive testing edition.
Publication Information:
Scottsdale, AZ : Coriolis Group Books, [1999]

Physical Description:
xxxix, 426 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.

"Exam 70-059"--Cover.
Format :


Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Item Holds
QA76.3 .N68 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks

On Order



Discover the most efficient and reliable way to prepare for your exam. Our exclusive Exam Cram Method of study helps you focus on exactly what you'll need to know to become certified. Book jacket.

Author Notes

Series Editor Ed Tittel (Austin, TX) is the most sought after certification trainer, best-selling author, and educator in the industry today. His Exam Cram books are the top-selling certification books, with over 1.5 million in print. Ed's highly popular Exam Cram and Examp Prep books have helped thousands of professionals around the world achieve certification. Ed is the president of LANWrights, Inc., a leading training and content development company.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. xvii
Self-Assessmentp. xxxi
Chapter 1 Microsoft Certification Examsp. 1
Assessing Exam-Readinessp. 2
The Exam Situationp. 3
Exam Layout And Designp. 4
Microsoft's Testing Formatsp. 6
Strategies For Different Testing Formatsp. 8
Mastering The Inner Gamep. 11
Additional Resourcesp. 12
Chapter 2 Concepts And Planning: TCP/IP And Windows NT 4p. 13
TCP/IP: Explored And Explainedp. 14
The OSI Model And TCP/IPp. 15
Microsoft's TCP/IP: Architectural Overviewp. 21
Practice Questionsp. 30
Need To Know More?p. 36
Chapter 3 Installation And Configurationp. 37
Installing TCP/IP On Windows NT 4p. 38
Configuring TCP/IP On Windows NT 4p. 40
Verifying And Testing The Configurationp. 50
Practice Questionsp. 53
Need To Know More?p. 60
Chapter 4 IP Addressingp. 61
IP Addressing: Explored And Explainedp. 62
Subdividing A Network: Subnets And Subnet Masksp. 72
Troubleshooting IP Addressing Problemsp. 75
Practice Questionsp. 76
Need To Know More?p. 80
Chapter 5 Subnet Addressingp. 81
Subnet Addressing: Explored And Explainedp. 82
Implementing A Subnetwork Architecturep. 87
CIDR: Classless Inter-Domain Routingp. 96
Practice Questionsp. 98
Need To Know More?p. 106
Chapter 6 Implementing IP Routingp. 107
IP Routing: Explored And Explainedp. 108
The Routing Processp. 108
Static Vs. Dynamic Routingp. 110
Multihomed Computers And IP Routingp. 117
Practice Questionsp. 120
Need To Know More?p. 125
Chapter 7 IP Address Resolutionp. 127
ARP: Explored And Explainedp. 128
The ARP Cachep. 130
Reverse Address Resolution Protocolp. 132
Resolution Problemsp. 132
Practice Questionsp. 133
Need To Know More?p. 136
Chapter 8 Host Name Resolutionp. 137
Host Names: Explored And Explainedp. 138
How Host Name Resolution Worksp. 142
Practice Questionsp. 151
Need To Know More?p. 156
Chapter 9 Domain Name System (DNS)p. 157
DNS: Explored And Explainedp. 158
BINDp. 158
The Domain Name Spacep. 159
Name Resolutionp. 161
Caching And Time To Live (TTL)p. 164
Installing And Configuring DNSp. 164
Troubleshooting DNS With NSLOOKUPp. 174
Practice Questionsp. 176
Need To Know More?p. 180
Chapter 10 NetBIOS Name Resolutionp. 181
NetBIOS Names: Explored And Explainedp. 182
Registration, Discovery, And Release Of NetBIOS Namesp. 184
NetBIOS Name Resolutionp. 186
The NetBIOS Name Cachep. 186
WINSp. 187
B-Node Broadcastp. 187
HOSTS File And DNSp. 191
NetBIOS Over TCP/IP Node Typesp. 191
B-Nodep. 191
Enhanced B-Nodep. 192
P-Nodep. 192
M-Nodep. 192
H-Nodep. 192
Using NetBIOS Over TCP/IP To Browse Across Routersp. 193
Troubleshooting NetBIOS Naming Problemsp. 194
Practice Questionsp. 196
Need To Know More?p. 202
Chapter 11 Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)p. 203
DHCP: Explored And Explainedp. 204
DHCP: Obtain And Renew Your Leasep. 205
Planning And Implementing DHCP On Your Networkp. 206
The IPCONFIG Utilityp. 212
Administering The DHCP Databasep. 213
Practice Questionsp. 215
Need To Know More?p. 218
Chapter 12 Windows Internet Name Service (WINS)p. 219
WINS: Explored And Explainedp. 220
Administering WINSp. 223
Configuring WINS Clientsp. 227
WINS Proxy Agentsp. 229
Practice Questionsp. 231
Need To Know More?p. 235
Chapter 13 Connectivityp. 237
Microsoft IP Utilitiesp. 238
Internet Information Server Servicesp. 243
TCP/IP Printingp. 248
Practice Questionsp. 250
Need To Know More?p. 253
Chapter 14 Implementing The SNMP Servicep. 255
SNMP: Explored And Explainedp. 256
MIB (Management Information Base)p. 259
Architecture Of Microsoft's SNMPp. 261
Installation And Configuration Of SNMPp. 63
SNMP In Actionp. 267
The Next Generationp. 270
Practice Questionsp. 272
Need To Know More?p. 277
Chapter 15 Performance, Tuning, And Optimizationp. 279
Basic Performance Factorsp. 280
Tuning Techniquesp. 282
Network Optimization Guidelinesp. 284
Practice Questionsp. 289
Need To Know More?p. 292
Chapter 16 Troubleshootingp. 293
TCP/IP Troubleshooting Toolsp. 294
Guidelines For Troubleshooting TCP/IPp. 295
Diagnostic Tools And Techniquesp. 299
Obtaining Technical Support From Microsoftp. 304
Practice Questionsp. 306
Need To Know More?p. 312
Chapter 17 Sample Test #1p. 313
Questions, Questions, Questionsp. 314
Picking Proper Answersp. 315
Decoding Ambiguityp. 316
Working Within The Frameworkp. 316
Deciding What To Memorizep. 317
Preparing For The Testp. 318
Taking The Testp. 319
Sample Test #1p. 320
Chapter 18 Answer Key #1p. 341
Chapter 19 Sample Test #2p. 355
Chapter 20 Answer Key #2p. 379
Glossaryp. 395
Indexp. 411