Cisco CCNA/CCENT Exam 640-802, 640-822, 640-816 Preparation Kit


  • Dale Liu, Dale Liu, (MCSE Security, CISSP, MCT, IAM/IEM, CCNA) has been working in the computer and networking field for over 20 years. Dale's experience ranges from programming to networking to information security and project management. He currently teaches networking, routing and security classes, while working in the field performing security audits and infrastructure design for medium to large companies.

Three exams, two certifications, one complete Cisco training solution for networking professionals!

The CCNA exam is an entry-level IT certification from Cisco Systems for professionals installing and maintaining route and switched networks. The current exam material covers networking concepts along with new and updated content on network security fundamentals and the basics of wireless networking.

This book can be used as a study guide for either track you choose to receive your CCNA – the single exam, 640-802 or the combined 640-822 and 640-816, and for the CCENT certification which a student will receive upon completion of the 640-822 exam. The author team has arranged the content so that you can easily identify the objectives for each half of the combined exam.

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Cisco CCNA certification candidates


Book information

  • Published: July 2009
  • Imprint: SYNGRESS
  • ISBN: 978-1-59749-306-2


"Dale and the team have put together an excellent product here. This book guides you through all that you need to get through the Cisco CCNA exams and more importantly equips you with the skills you will need in real world scenarios after you pass. New concepts are introduced, explained and consolidated through test questions - highly recommended." - Pritpal Singh Sehmi CCIE #16300

Table of Contents

About the Authors

Chapter 1: Introduction to Networking
Chapter 2: The Open Systems Interconnect Model
Chapter 3: Subnetting, CIDR, and Variable Length Subnet Masking
Chapter 4: Configuring Cisco Routers
Chapter 5: Routing Protocols: RIP, RIPv2, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF
Chapter 6: Implementing RIP, Version 2
Chapter 7: Implementing the OSPF Protocol
Chapter 8: Implementing the EIGRP
Chapter 9: Access Control Lists
Chapter 10: IPv6
Chapter 11: Configuring Cisco Switches
Chapter 12: Spanning-Tree Protocol
Chapter 13: VLANs
Chapter 14: VLAN Truncking Protocol
Chapter 15: Cisco WAN Configuration
Chapter 16: Configuring PPP and CHAP
Appendix: Self Test