Complete A+ Guide to IT Hardware and Software: CompTIA A+ Exams 220-1101 & 220-1102 9th Edition
by Cheryl Schmidt (Author), Christopher Lee (Author)
Publisher Finelybook 出版社：Pearson IT Certification; 9th edition (September 19, 2022)
pages 页数：1184 pages
Master IT hardware and software installation, configuration, repair, maintenance, and troubleshooting and fully prepare for the CompTIA® A+ Core 1 (220-1101) and Core 2 (220-1102) exams
This is your all-in-one, real-world, full-color guide to connecting, managing, and troubleshooting modern devices and systems in authentic IT scenarios. Its thorough instruction built on the CompTIA A+ Core 1 (220-1101) and Core 2 (220-1102) exam objectives includes coverage of Windows 11, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS, Android, iOS, cloud-based software, mobile and IoT devices, security, Active Directory, scripting, and other modern techniques and best practices for IT management.
Award-winning instructor Cheryl Schmidt also addresses widely-used legacy technologies―making this the definitive resource for mastering the tools and technologies you’ll encounter in real IT and business environments. Schmidt’s emphasis on both technical and soft skills will help you rapidly become a well-qualified, professional, and customer-friendly technician.
Learn more quickly and thoroughly with these study and review tools:
Learning Objectives and chapter opening lists of CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Objectives make sure you know exactly what you’ll be learning, and you cover all you need to know
Hundreds of photos, figures, and tables present information in a visually compelling full-color design
Practical Tech Tips provide real-world IT tech support knowledge
Soft Skills best-practice advice and team-building activities in every chapter cover key tools and skills for becoming a professional, customer-friendly technician
Review Questions―including true/false, multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and open-ended questions―carefully assess your knowledge of each learning objective
Thought-provoking activities help students apply and reinforce chapter content, and allow instructors to “flip” the classroom if they choose
Key Terms identify exam words and phrases associated with each topic
Detailed Glossary clearly defines every key term
Dozens of Critical Thinking Activities take you beyond the facts to deeper understanding
Chapter Summaries recap key concepts for more efficient studying
Certification Exam Tips provide insight into the certification exam and preparation process
Now available online for free, the companion Lab Manual!
The companion Complete A+ Guide to IT Hardware and Software Lab Manual provides students hands-on practice with various computer parts, mobile devices, wired networking, wireless networking, operating systems, and security. The 140 labs are designed in a step-by-step manner that allows students to experiment with various technologies and answer questions along the way to consider the steps being taken. Some labs include challenge areas to further practice the new concepts. The labs ensure students gain the experience and confidence required to succeed in industry.