Completely updated to cover the latest Certified Wireless Technology Specialist exam, this best-selling study guide is essential for the CWNP foundation-level CWTS certification. CWTS is in high demand for wireless networking professionals and you can master all the exam topics with this thorough guide. It covers all the exam objectives and helps you study with hands-on exercises, chapter review questions, an objective map, a pre-assessment test, and additional study tools on the companion website. CWTS: Certified Wireless Technology Specialist Study Guide, 3rd Edition thoroughly covers all exam objectives, including Wi-Fi Technology, Standards, and Certifications; Hardware and Software; Radio Frequency (RF) Fundamentals; Site Surveying and Installation; Applications, Support, and Troubleshooting; and Security & Compliance.
The CWTS certification is an entry-level wireless certification appropriate for sales, marketing, help desk, and support level Wi-Fi professionals who want to become familiar with IEEE 802.11 terminology. The CWS (specialist) certification is geared toward those who need to be able to explain basic features and capabilities of IEEE 802.11 wireless networking and can assist in selecting the best equipment for a deployment or communicate well with those who are responsible for such decisions. The CWT (technician) certification is intended for those responsible for installation and initial configuration of WLAN hardware.
This CWTS, CWS, and CWT Complete Study Guide covers 100% of the exam objectives, along with vital study tools that enable you to face the exam with confidence. A pre-assessment test helps you identify what you know and what you need to learn, review questions allow you to test your knowledge at the end of each chapter, and hands-on exercises show you how to apply your skills. And with the exclusive Sybex online learning environment, you'll study more efficiently and be fully prepared.
Coverage of 100% of all exam objectives in this Study Guide means you'll be ready for:
- Networking Fundamentals and Wireless LAN Standards
- Infrastructure and Client Devices
- RF Fundamentals
- Antenna and Modulation Technology
- Security Fundamentals
- Design and Troubleshooting
- Mobile Device Management