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CompTIA A+ Core 1 Exam: Guide to Computing Infrastructure

CompTIA A+ Core 1 Exam: Guide to Computing Infrastructure

Master the details of IT technical support as best-selling authors Andrews, West and Dark explain how to work effectively with users as well as how to install, maintain and troubleshoot computer hardware and networks in the leading COMPTIA A+ CORE 1 EXAM: GUIDE TO COMPUTING INFRA... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780357108376
Barcode 9780357108376
Published 1 April 2019 by Cengage Learning, Inc
Format Hardback, 10th edition
Author(s) By Dark, Joy
By Andrews, Jean
By West, Jill
Series Mindtap Course List
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ISBN-13 9780357108376
ISBN-10 035710837X
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Status Indent title (internationally sourced), usually ships 4-6 weeks
Publisher Cengage Learning, Inc
Imprint CENGAGE Learning Custom Publishing
Publication Date 1 April 2019
International Publication Date 26 March 2019
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, 10th edition
Edition 10th edition
Author(s) By Dark, Joy
By Andrews, Jean
By West, Jill
Series Mindtap Course List
Category General Theory of Computing
Computer Certification: A+
Number of Pages 608
Dimensions Width: 213mm
Height: 276mm
Spine: 27mm
Weight 1,474g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Computer input-output equipment - Study guides - Maintenance and repair - Examinations, Computers - Study guides - Maintenance and repair - Examinations, Electronic data processing personnel - Certification, Computer technicians - Certification
NBS Text Computing: General
ONIX Text College/higher education
Dewey Code 004
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Master the details of IT technical support as best-selling authors Andrews, West and Dark explain how to work effectively with users as well as how to install, maintain and troubleshoot computer hardware and networks in the leading COMPTIA A+ CORE 1 EXAM: GUIDE TO COMPUTING INFRASTRUCTURE, 10E. This step-by-step, highly visual approach uses CompTIA A+ Exam objectives as a framework to prepare you for the 220-1001 certification exam. Each chapter covers core and advanced topics while emphasizing practical applications of the most current technology, techniques and industry standards in IT today. You learn by doing with this edition's expanded coverage of the latest hardware, security, mobile device support, cloud computing and virtualization. Lab Manuals, CourseNotes, online labs and optional MindTap online resources provide additional certification test prep and interactive activities to prepare you for a role as a professional IT support technician

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NZ Review I taught my course without MindTap and my greatest challenge was finding equipment and interesting lab exercises to reinforce the skills being taught. MindTap makes this so easy for me and it is much more effective for student learning

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Author's Bio

Joy Dark has worked in the IT field as a help-desk technician providing first-level support for a company with presence in 29 states. She has also worked as a second-tier technician in healthcare IT and as an operations specialist designing support protocols and structures, where her CompTIA A+ and HIT certifications have been particularly useful. As an instructor, Ms. Dark has taught online IT and has taught English as a second language in the United States and South America. She has helped write several successful technical textbooks with Ms. Andrews. Ms. Dark lives in northwest Georgia with her two daughters and pet Doberman. Jean Andrews has more than 30 years of experience in the computer industry as well as more than 13 years of teaching in the college classroom. She has worked in a variety of businesses where she's designed, written, and supported application software. She has also managed a computer repair help desk and handled troubleshooting for wide area networks. Ms. Andrews has written numerous books on software, hardware and the Internet. In addition to this bestselling A+ GUIDE TO IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT, she's written the A+ GUIDE TO HARDWARE: MANAGING, MAINTAINING AND TROUBLESHOOTING. She lives in north Georgia. Jill West, a CIS instructor at Georgia Northwestern Technical College, brings a unique cross-section of experience in business, writing and education to the development of innovative educational materials. She has taught multiple ages and content areas with a focus on a flipped classroom approach and distance learning, as well as educational counseling. Ms. West was instrumental in piloting a flipped classroom program for learning support courses at North Georgia Technical College, and she has more than a decade of experience working with Jean Andrews in IT textbook development. Ms. West and her husband, Mike, live in northwest Georgia where they homeschool their four children.

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