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Which is the best book for CCNA R&S?

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  •   Posted on: 2019-04-15
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CCNA R&S which is the short form of Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing and Switching is a career certification from Cisco Systems which would be aimed at network specialists, network administrators, and network support engineers. CCNA Routing and Switching Certification are considered to be the best way to prepare you for a successful career in networking and give you a full range of training options. Before we go to the CCNA R&S preparation books, you need to understand that along with books, you would also need a good training partner, like the SPOTO Club, to ensure your success in this certification.

So, let’s acknowledge the best CCNA Routing & Switching books that are mentioned below:


1. Official Cert Guide of CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 Library

CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 Official Certification Guide Library is considered to be the only self-study resource which would be approving by Cisco and a practice package for the latest CCNA exams which would be providing a concise and exactly to the point information.  

This book covers the following topics

•    Moreover 600 practice exam questions

•    Moreover 2 hours of video training

•    CCNA and CCENT network simulator lite editions with 43 free network simulator labs.

•    A test-preparation routine which would be proven to help you to pass the exams

•    Quizzes at the beginning of each and every chapter

•    Chapter-ending exercises and part-ending exercises

•    Troubleshooting sections

•    Links to a series of hands-on configuration labs developed by the author

•    Study plan templates and suggestions


2. Cisco CCNA Simplified: Complete Guide to clearing the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching Exam

People of any technical level that are willing to pass the Cisco CCNA Routing and Switching exam, this book would be referred to them. The writing is easy to understand, straightforward and presented in a logical manner which is going to prepares you for real-world application. 

What you are going to get

•    Syllabus at the starting of the book

•    Great examples of lab

•    Free extra online tests

•    Real-world advice and Exam tips

Key topics are

•    Access lists and network address translation

•    Backing up important configuration files

•    IPv6 internetworking

•    Planning and designing a network addressing scheme

•    Routing protocols for instance BGP, EIGRP, and OSPF

•    Securing the router and switch

•    Spanning tree protocol

•    VLANs and VLAN security

Again before going to more examples of books, I would prefer to join the SPOTO Club and gain expert guidance from their expert training module. So the next book is:


3. CCNA Routing and Switching Portable Command Guide ICND1 100-105, ICND2 200-105, and CCNA 200-125 Fourth Edition

CCNA Routing and Switching Portable Command Guide are considered to be quite valuable, easy-to-access and an excellent reference book for the beginner which summarizes all the certification-level of CCNA. It consists of Cisco IOS software commands, command arguments, keywords, and associated prompts with tips and examples which enable you to apply the commands to real-world scenarios.

This book is divided into eight parts

1.    Network fundamentals

2.    LAN switching technologies

3.    Routing technologies: IPv4 and IPv6

4.    WAN technologies

5.    Infrastructure services

6.    Infrastructure security

7.    Infrastructure management

8.    Appendixes


4. CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 v3:

CCNA Routing and Switching 200-125 v3 is an excellent reference book that would be considered for CCNA study and is a great way through which you could push yourself to achieve your goals in the networking field. It also contains about 650 or more CCNA questions and answers.

This book covers the following topics

•    Network fundamentals

•    LAN switching technologies

•    Routing technologies

•    WAN technologies

•    Infrastructure services

•    Infrastructure security

•    Infrastructure management

•    IPv6 addressing


•    Wireless devices

•    Switch chassis aggregation

•    Port-based authentication and

•    DHCP snooping

Finally, though these books are quite a good reference material of the exam, the best way to achieve this certification, would be through gaining the best training programs offered by the SPOTO  Club. 



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