Recommended Study Resources
For self-study, the CompTIA Network+ N10-005 Authorized Cert Guide by Kevin Wallace is your best resource. This book from Pearson IT Certification is CompTIA Authorized, meaning that it covers all of the exam objectives, includes a 100-question practice exam, and two hours of training videos by the author (covering the OSI Model and IP addressing/subnetting) on the enclosed DVD.
There is also a Premium Edition available that includes the book in PDF and EPUB formats as well as four full practice exams and enhanced practice test features.
The 4th Edition of the CompTIA Network+ N10-005 Authorized Exam Cram by Emmett Dulaney and Michael Harwood is perfect for late-stage practice and review. It provides coverage and practice questions for every exam topic, including substantial new coverage of security, wireless, and voice networking. The book contains an extensive set of preparation tools, such as quizzes, Exam Alerts, and a practice exam, while the CD's state-of-the-art test engine provides real-time practice and feedback.
There is also an Exam Cram Premium Edition and Practice Test available that includes the book in PDF and EPUB formats as well as four full practice exams and enhanced practice test features.
The CompTIA Network+ N10-005 Live Lessons by Anthony Sequeira offers a collection of 18 video tutorials to help reinforce your understanding of key exam topics. Topics include: OSI and TCP/IP Models, IPv4 and IPv6 Addressing, IPv4 Subnetting, Router and Switch Setup, Routing and Routing Protocols, Common Network Protocols, Network Troubleshooting, Virtualization, Configuring Wireless, Networking Media, Networking Topologies, Network Management Tools and Techniques, SNMP, Quality of Service (QoS), Common Network Attacks and Mitigation, Securing Wireless, Firewalls and Intrusion Prevention Systems, and VPNs.