This course will prepare you to write the new CompTIA Network+ exam. This course offers the opportunity to prepare for the exam while gaining knowledge in networking technologies on a Windows 2000, Novell NetWare and Linux environment. The Network+ course offers a broad look at many vendor neutral networking technologies with a focus on topologies, protocols, network implementation and support. Your Network+ certification combined with A+ can be applied as an elective towards the MCSE designation. Prerequisite: Familiarity with Windows operating system concepts. Software: Students should have supervisor access to NOS to complete lab component (not required for course completion).