Aug 032018
 

ExamGuides.com, leading exam cram provider for various certs, released Comptia® Network+ exam cram notes for N10-007. The exam cram is useful for candidates preparing for Network+ cert as a last minute review tool. The objectives covered in the cram notes include the following:

  • Networking fundamentals and OSI model of 7 layers with examples
  • Identifying various connectors, cables, and other networking entities
  • Configuring an enterprise network for given requirements
  • Securing a network from inside and outside threats (network hardening)
  • Troubleshooting any problems that may arise in an existing network, such as connectivity problems, resource access problems, virus problems, access security, etc.
  • Professionalism

The notes, in excess of 100 pages, covers the topics in an easy to understand way. However, note that an exam cram assumes that the candidate had already gone through the study guide(s) and familiar with the topics. It only focuses on important points that may need to be reviewed before giving the exam.

The complete list of topics are listed below:

1. Networking Concepts

1.1 OSI model and its function
1.2 Network Topologies
1.3 Uses of ports and protocols
1.4 IP addressing
1.5 Characteristics of routing and switching
1.6 Wireless technologies
1.7 Cloud concepts
1.8 Network Services

2. Infrastructure

2.1 Different types of cabling standards
2.2 Placement of networking devices on a network and install/configure them
2.3 Use cases for advanced networking devices
2.4 Virtualization and network storage technologies
2.5 Compare different WAN technologies

3. Network Operations

3.1 Managing the network
3.2 Disaster recovery concepts
3.3 Scanning, monitoring and patching processes and summarize their expected outputs
3.4 Remote access methods
3.5 Identify policies and best practices

4. Network Security

4.1 Introduction to Physical security devices
4.2 Authentication and access controls
4.3 Securing basic wireless network
4.4 Common networking attacks
4.5 Network device hardening
4.6 Common mitigation techniques and their purpose

5. Network Troubleshooting and Tools

5.1 Explain the network troubleshooting methodology
5.2 Given a scenario, use the appropriate tools for completing the job
5.3 Troubleshoot common wired connectivity and performance issues
5.4 Troubleshoot common wireless connectivity and performance issues
5.5 Troubleshoot common network service issues

Check out the complete Network+ Exam Cram.

Other cram notes includes A+ cert exam cram (Both A+ Essentials and A+ Practical Application), and Security+ exam cram. Please visit the web site ExamGuides.com for complete and up to date information.

Disclaimer: examguides.com is neither associated nor affiliated with CompTIA® or any other company. A+, Network+, Server+, Security+ are trademarks of CompTIA® and duly acknowledged. The Exam Cram notes material is a copyright of examguides.com and the same is not approved or endorsed by respective certifying bodies.
Jul 122018
 

SimulationExams.com released practice tests for Comptia® Network+® conforming to the latest exam objectives. The practice tests consist of 400+ questions with detailed answers and flash card explanations. The exam objectives covered is listed below:

1.0 Network architecture 22%
2.0 Network Operations 20%
3.0 Network security 18%
4.0 Troubleshooting 24%
5.0 Industry standards, practices, and network theory 16%

The exam topics have been revised in comparison with the previous version of the exam (N10-006). The new topics though not very different from older ones, include H.323 1720, DHCPv6, z-wave, ant+, SFP+, QSFP, TXT DNS records, characteristics of fiber optic transceivers (bi-directional and duplex), fiber distribution panel, NAS and SAN storage types, SIP trunk, DMVPN, IDF/MDF documentation, work instructions, rack diagrams, AUP (short for Acceptable Use Policy), network security topics such as motion detection, asset tracking, video surveillance, etc, TKIP RC4, CCMP AES, and a few more. Please check out the complete exam objectives for complete list of changes.

The practice exams most of the exam topics in detail, and flash cards are available for important topics.

Check out Network+ practice exams and download free demo exam. The same are available in Android and iOS versions for mobile devices. The same are give below:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.anandsoft.networkplusfull (for android phones)

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.anandsoft.networkplusfull (for iphone)

Disclaimer: Simulationexams.com is not associated with Comptia® organization and Network+® is a trademark of Comptia and duly acknowledged.

 

 

Jun 302018
 

ExamGuides.com, a leading exam crams website released ICND2 exam cram for candidates preparing for CCNA ICND2 (200-101) exam. The notes provides important points for the exam preparation in a concise manner for quick review before taking the exam. ICND2 along with CCENT are two constituent exams to be passed for CCNA certification. Alternatively, one may take the CCNA exam (also called composite exam) directly.  The following objectives are included in the ICND2 exam cram:

  • 1.0 LAN Switching Technologies 26%
  • 2.0 Routing Technologies 29%
  • 3.0 WAN Technologies 16%
  • 4.0 Infrastructure Services 14%
  • 5.0 Infrastructure Maintenance 15%

As may be seen from the above, LAN switching and routing technologies constitute over 50% of the weightage. WAN technologies and Infrastructure services and maintenance constitute the balance. The exam cram notes covers switching and routing in a very comprehensive manner for thorough preparation. Other exam notes consists of CCENT Cram and CCNA Cram. Please leave any feedback by emailing webmaster at examguides.com

 

Jun 262018
 

ExamGuides.com released CCENT (Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician) exam cram recently. The exam cram covers all the exam objectives in a quick and concise manner. The exam objectives are given as below:

  • 1.0 Network Fundamentals 20%
  • 2.0 LAN Switching Fundamentals 26%
  • 3.0 Routing Fundamentals 25%
  • 4.0 Infrastructure Services 15%
  • 5.0 Infrastructure Maintenance 14%

The exam notes, extending up to 80 pages provides the information to the point with pin outs to important points. Check it out here: http://www.examguides.com/CCENT/ccent.htm

Related: CCENT Practice Tests

Jun 062018
 

Security+SimulationExams.com, a leading provider of practice tests, released CompTIA® Security+ SY0 501® practice exam simulator.  The practice tests include 350+ questions with detailed explanation for each question. The exam sim provides an environment that is similar to the actual exam and facilitates taking the actual exam with confidence. Question types include multiple choice questions (MCQs), drag-n-drop (DnD), Hotspot, and others as normally encountered in the real exam.

The exam topics covered in the simulator include the following:

1.0 Threats, Attacks and Vulnerabilities (Weightage: 21%)
2.0 Technologies and Tools 22%
3.0 Architecture and Design 15%
4.0 Identity and Access Management 16%
5.0 Risk Management 14%
6.0 Cryptography and PKI 12%
Total 100%

The advantages of using practice exams are:

– Ability to know your readyness to take real certification exam
– Knowing the weak areas and to prepare for the same thoroughly
– To acquient yourself with actual exam environment (such as timed test, scenario questions, etc.)

Other CompTIA® practice tests http://www.simulationexams.com/comptia.htm available include A+ Essentials, A+ Practical Application, Server+, and Network+. Cisco practice tests available include Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA 200-125), CCNP Route (300-101), CCNP Switch (300-115), CCNP TShoot, CCDA and CCENT.

The Exam Sim Engine provides an integrated test environment (ITE), wherein, you will be able to check for upgrades, and activate the full version using program interface soon after purchase. You may also download the demo versions of any other practice tests offered by SimlationExams.com using the ITE program interface.

About Security+ SY0-501 Certification:

The Security+ certification is awarded by CompTIA®. The exam is intended for candidates having experience in configuring and managing computer and network security for small and medium organizations. Seucrity+ Certification is one of the most widely recognized certification in the field of computer and network security. Security+ exam is targeted for computer service technicians and network security administrators.

Read more about Security+ Certification exams or just download trial version of Secplus practice tests.

Disclaimer:SimulationExams .com a group website of Anand Software and Training, and is neither associated nor affiliated with CompTIA® or any other Company. Security+®, A+ and Network+ are trademarks of Comptia® organization. All trademarks are duly recognized.

Jun 012018
 

Anand Software and Training updated android apps for Comptia A+ exam to include newer question types. Drag-n-drop type questions have been added to the question DB and the engine is updated to support the same.  More information about the product is available here:

https://www.anandsoft.com/android-apps/aplus-android-apps.html

Directly download the app at appstore by going to the link below: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.anandsoft.aplusess

Full version may be downloaded here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.anandsoft.aplusess901full

For other tests available from Anand Software and Training, visit AppStore at https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Anand+Software+and+Training

Question types supported are
1. Multiple choice single answer (MCSA)
2. Multiple choice multiple answer (MCMA)
3. Drag and drop (Drag-n-Drop)

CompleteComptia A+ exam explanation is provided for each question in Learn mode, and actual exam environment is simulated in Exam mode. User would be able to save test results and review the questions with answers at a later time.

Night/Day modes, font size adjustment, and bookmarking features are available. Other tests available include Network+, Server+, and Security+.

 

Certexams.com Updates Juniper Netsim for JNCIA (JUNOS)

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Apr 232018
 

Juniper Netsim for JNCIACertexams.com, leading netsim provideer, recently updated Juniper Network Simulator with Designer for JNCIA to include more labs. The recent labs include the following:

  • Connectivity check between Router and workstations
  • Pinging between two workstations
  • Pinging between two workstations on different subnet
  • Tracing route from workstation to router
  • Creating DHCP pool on EX series switches
  • Configure DHCP Server for multiple vlans in EX series switches
  • Vlan Scenario
  • Troubleshooting Lab with trunk functionality
  • Routing between vlans and ping test

The available labs may be viewed by going to http://routersimulator.certexams.com/juniper-sim/labs/index.html

To download the software, please visit Juniper Netsim Download page.

Related products;

About Juniper Netsim for JNCIA: The software provides a virtual networking environment with virtual routers, switches, and other networking components. Using the software, one should not only be able to run the existing ready made labs, but also design (using GUI configuration tool), configure and simulate a network. The software provides an affordable alternative to learn Juniper IOS commands and configuration without the need for any external hardware or software. There is no need for any JUNOS software to run the program as all the functionality like routing, STP, etc. is built into the software natively, the only limitation being the number of commands available for use. The software is specifically developed to help new comers desirous of learning networking using routers and switches.

About Certexams.com: The website provides network simulators and exam sims for various certifications including Cisco CCNA, CCNP, CCDA; Comptia A+, Network+, Juniper JNCIA, and others. We also offer labsims for Comptia A+ and Network+. Please visit the website Certexams.com for more information and available products.

Disclaimer: CertExams.com is neither associated nor affiliated with Juniper Systems® or any other company. Junos™ and JNCIA™ is trademarks of Juniper Systems® and duly acknowledged. The Simulator lab exercises material is a copyright of CertExams.com and the same is not approved or endorsed by respective certifying bodies.

iOS Apps For Cisco CCENT, and CCNA Revised

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Apr 222018
 

Anand SoftwareAnand Software recently revised it’s iOS apps for several exam sims. The important updates to the iOS apps include the following:

– New questions added
– Randomising questions in learn mode.
– Night mode and full screen option while taking exam.
– Bookmarking questions learn mode and exam mode.
– Option to retake bookmarked, unanswered or incorrect questions while
taking exam.
– Improved flash cards with support for images.
– Exam configuration (changing exam time and number of questions per exam)

Few of the features are showing in the screenshots below:

    1. Exam - MCQsThe screen displays a Multiple Choice Multi Answer question type.  Two modes are available, one is Learn Mode and the other is Exam Mode. The display pertains to Learn Mode and contains Question ID (unique to each question and used for providing feedback on the question), Flash Card, Exhibit (option), question and answers. The navigation buttons include Show Answer, Notes (which you can enter for future review), Reset (resets the selected answers, Previous, Next, Review (We will see this screen later), and End Exam. The option Send Feedback provides a means to the candidate to seamlessly provide feedback to the author about the specific question without leaving the exam environment.  Feedback, particularly about any errors in the question or flash card is considered immediately. Exam mode is very similar to Learn mode except for a fixed time timer, and the absence of a few options like Show Answer.
    2. Review Exam

exam questions reviewThe exhibit displays the Review screen of the exam questions. As may be seen, candidates have the option to review 1) Bookmarked questions only, 2) Incorrect questions only, 3) Un-answered questions only. These options allow us to review only intended questions and save time and effort in preparing for exam. The question ID is unique and needs to be quoted when reporting any inconsistency or mistake in any given question. We will see a few more such screenshots below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review Question Screen: Given below is the question-answer screenshot in questions review mode.

3. Review Question
The display corresponds to a wrongly answered question. In this example, there are a total of 10 wrongly answered questions. The displayed question ID i 510. If you click on the Explanation, a brief explanation is presented on the displayed question. Right answers are indicated by Green high-light and wrong answers by Red color. Other options in the Nav bar are as usual.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. Flash card Screen:

This screen corresponds to the Flash card of Question ID 510. The flash cards provide detailed explanation of the answers as well as the topic concerned.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Check out the iOS apps for iPhone on Apple iTunes store. The products are available in Free and Full versions. Free version is limited to 60 questions whereas the Full version contains 300+ questions (varies depending on the exam). Check out the following links for more info and free download:

There are several more apps available for CCNP, CCENT, Comptia A+, Juniper JNCIA, and others. Check them out at AnandSoft iTunes Apps Store.

 

AnandSoft Revises Exam Sims for Android Phones

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Apr 032018
 

Anand Software and Training, revised it’s Android version of exam sims for several certifications. The recent revision involves several improvements, including the following:

  • Question bank updates – Several tests have been updated with additional questions. Those updated include CCNA, CCENT, ICND2, CCNA SEC, A+ Essentials, and A+ Practical Application exams. The question databases had been changed accordingly.
  • Randomize Questions in Learn mode – Questions and answers randomization has been implemented in the Learn mode as well as the Exam mode.
  • Bug fixes – A few bugs reported by our users as well as those observed during internal evaluation had been fixed.

Note that the apps are available in free and full versions. Free versions of the apps are limited to 60 questions (one test), and the full versions of the apps contain at least 300 questions (varies from cert to cert,  please check the product page for exact information) with flash card explanations.

Please visit the home page at GooglePlay for complete list of exams available. The resource link is listed below:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Anand+Software+and+Training 

Please note that some of the apps like CCNA does not support the simulation based questions as that of desktop Windows application, the reason being small screen size and the difficulty in typing commands etc.

Also, the labsims and network sim have not been ported to mobile platforms due to smaller screen sizes, and therefore available only in desktop version.

Please email us for any questions or clarifications at webmaster at anandsoft com

CertExams.com Releases Network+ Examsim with Netsim

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Mar 212018
 

Certexams.com released Network+ Exam Sim with Netsim for Comptia Network+ exam preparation. The software contains the regular practice tests along with netsim for thorough preparation. With the recent introduction of performance based questions, the need for skill development has become important for passing the exam.

comptia network plus lab sim and exam simThe Net+ practice tests contain up to 400 questions with answers and flash card explanation for each question. The software provides both Learn mode for starters and Exam mode for advanced preparation. Other features include “full screen” mode, “night” mode, and “font” adjustment. The software provides detailed stats according to the exam objectives that help candidates put extra effort in improving the weak areas. The question database is updated from time to time to comply with the latest exam topics.

The Network+® Netsim provides a virtual networking and configuration environment, wherein, you can configure the network elements such as switches, routers, servers, and access points for various parameters and test the same for proper functionality. Networking labs offered include configuring WiFi routers, wireless access points (WAP), file and user access servers, and troubleshooting tools such as trace route and ping. More labs are added from time to time keeping in step with the changes in the exam objectives and the latest technologies.

Download the free demo version of the Network+ exam with labsim for free evaluation.

About Network+ certification: The certification is offered by Comptia® organization on passing required exam(s). Currently, one needs to pass only one exam for attaining this certification, which is exam number N10-007. The exam requirements are updated from time to time, and one needs to check with the official website for current requirements.

About Certexams.com: The website certexams.com offers network simulators such as CCNA Netsim and Juniper Netsim, and exam simulators such as Comptia A+ practice tests. A brand website of Anand Software and Training, is not associated with any other company.

Disclaimer: Comptia Network+® is a trademark of Comptia® organization and duly recognized. CCNA® is a trademark of Cisco® and duly recognized.