Wireless networks are very common today. They’re easy to set up, and many home users, small offices, and home offices use them. You’ll also see them in many medium-to-large organizations. As an A+ technician, you need to have a basic understanding of wireless components, wireless protocols, wireless security, and how to configure a wireless network. This chapter covers what you’ll need for the A+ exams and on the job.
Exam 220-801 objectives in this chapter:
2.5 Compare and contrast wireless networking standards and encryption types.
Speeds, distances and frequencies
WEP, WPA, WPA2, TKIP, AES
2.6 Install, configure, and deploy a SOHO wireless/wired router using appropriate ...