Welcome to CCNA Wireless Study Guide, a comprehensive guide that covers everything you need for Cisco's new exam 640-721. For readers who are new to Cisco certifications, there is a well-defined structure to the different levels that network administrators can achieve.
Cisco's current certification structure has the following five levels of certification:
This book is written for the associate level of certification. Cisco considers this level to be the "apprentice or foundation level" for network administrators.
Cisco has recently broadened its associate-level certifications to include not only a certification for routing and switching (CCNA) and design (CCDA) but also more targeted associate-level certifications for security (CCNA Security), wireless (CCNA Wireless), and voice (CCNA Voice). These new certifications target specific areas of Cisco technology and are to be used as stepping-stones for the professional and expert levels of certification that Cisco offers.
Cisco offers three distinct levels of Wireless certifications. The following diagram shows that the CCNA Wireless certification is a building block to the professional- and expert-level wireless certifications:
This book covers the CCNA Wireless certification exam 640-721. As of the writing of this book, the exam costs $250 USD. The ...