CCNA Cisco Certified Network Associate Study Guide - with CD-ROM Author:Todd Lammle, et al. The CCNA: Cisco Certified Network Associate Study Guide, 2nd Edition remains an affordable and reliable way to attain the core internetworking knowledge needed for Cisco's CCNA exam. Cisco recently changed the exam number (old version: 640-507; new version: 640-607) and question formats (simulation and drag-and-drop questions have been added), b... more »ut they left the exam objectives intact. This book has served many successful CCNA candidates as the cornerstone of their exam prep program, and can do the same for you. Written by Todd Lammle, a renowned Cisco internetworking expert who knows exactly what it takes to pass the test, this study guide includes: * Preliminary assessment test * Focused coverage of key Cisco internetworking topics * Written and hands-on labs * More than 300 challenging review questions with explanations * Two bonus exams * Electronic flashcards for PCs and Palm handhelds« less
While I prefer the Cisco Press books by Wendell Odom as a primary resource for CCNA studies, the Todd Lammle book is an excellent companion to those and draws in some real-world networking examples and information to help solidify the concepts that are a bit more dryly explained (although perhaps in better depth) in the Cisco press books. Having all three on your bookshelf while studying for CCNA is a great idea.