As the world leader of networking products and services, Cisco products are constantly growing in demand. Yet, few books are aimed at those who are beginning a career in IT-until now. Cisco Networking Essentials provides a solid foundation on the Cisco networking products and services with thorough coverage of fundamental networking concepts. Author Troy McMillan applies his years of classroom instruction to effectively present high-level topics in easy-to-understand terms for beginners. With this indispensable full-color resource, you’ll quickly learn the concepts, processes, and skills that are essential to administer Cisco routers and switches.
Begins with a clear breakdown of what you can expect to learn in each chapter, followed by a straightforward discussion of concepts on core topics
Includes suggested labs and review questions at the conclusion of each chapter, which encourage you to reinforce and measure your understanding of the topics discussed
Serves as an ideal starting point for learning Cisco networking products and services
An engaging approach for anyone beginning a career in networking
If you are interested in a career in IT but have little or no knowledge of networking and are new to Cisco networking products, then this book is for you. Download eBook Free »
Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips with clear step-by-step instructions and real time examples.
Master call admission control and the technologies associated with it, which is an important aspect of any unified communications deployment to ensure call quality and resilience
Focus on implementing Local Route Groups, Device Pools, Route Patterns and various other call routing technologies with a specific focus on building an E.164 compatible dial plan.
Master the necessary aspects of configuring media resources to support conferencing, transcoding, and Music on Hold.
Over 90 advanced recipes to effectively and efficiently configure and manage Cisco Unified Communications Manager with Cisco Unified Communications Manager 8: Expert Administration Cookbook
Cisco Unified Communications Manager 8: Expert Administration Cookbook is filled with many advanced recipes to effectively and efficiently configure and manage Cisco Unified Communications Manager. This book covers everything an administrator needs during and after Cisco Unified Communications Manager implementation. Download eBook Free »
Configuring Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Unity Connection: A Step-by-Step Guide, 2nd Edition
The definitive, up-to-date guide to planning, configuring, and administering Cisco call processing and voice messaging. This book brings together all the hands-on knowledge you need to successfully configure and administer Cisco’s flagship IP voice systems, including Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM), Unity, and Unity Connection. Fully updated for the new CUCM, Unity, and Unity Connection, version 8, it presents step-by-step procedures for every common and complex task that installers, integrators, and administrators will encounter.
Long-time Cisco voice implementer and instructor David Bateman begins with clear, well-organized explanations of Cisco Voice over IP technology, including its key functions and devices. Next, he guides you through preparation and deployment, including configuring CUCM for maximum performance, removing DNS dependencies, defining enterprise parameters, configuring regions, and enforcing security.
The author presents quick access, step-by-step solutions for dozens of post-deployment tasks, each with thorough instructions and cross-references to prerequisite tasks wherever needed. He demonstrates how to integrate features to create more powerful IP voice systems, thoroughly introduces Cisco’s new management interface, and provides extensive coverage of the latest feature enhancements.