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CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ FC0-U61 Cert Guide


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Table of Contents

  • 1. IT Fundamentals Certification
  • 2. How Computers Store Data: Notational Systems
  • 3. Fundamental Data Types and Their Characteristics
  • 4. Input, Output, and More: the Basics of Computing and Processing
  • 5. Data and Information Are Valuable
  • 6. Common Units of Measure: Storage, Throughput, and Speed
  • 7. The Troubleshooting Method
  • 8. I/O, I/O: Input/Output Device Interfaces
  • 9. Connecting and Configuring Peripherals
  • 10. What's Inside the Box? Internal Computer Components
  • 11. Internet Service Types
  • 12. From CD to NAS: Local and Network Storage Types
  • 13. Beyond the PC: Computing Devices Everywhere
  • 14. Networking 101: Basic Concepts
  • 15. Install, Configure and Secure a Basic Wireless Network
  • 16. Manage Applications and Software
  • 17. Operating Systems 101: Features, Processes, UI, and Management
  • 18. Software Types and Uses
  • 19. Getting Apps From Source to Your Device
  • 20. Configuring and Using Web Browsers
  • 21. General Application Concepts and Uses
  • 22. Programming Language Categories
  • 23. Using Programming Organizational Techniques and Interpret Logic
  • 24. Programming Concepts Use and Purpose
  • 25. Database 101: Concepts and Purpose
  • 26. Database Structures
  • 27. Interfacing with Databases
  • 28. Is It Secret? Is It Safe? Is It Available? Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability Concerns
  • 29. Device Security Best Practices
  • 30. Behavioral Security 101
  • 31. Four as to Security: Authentication, Authorization, Accounting, and Non-Repudiation
  • 32. Password Best Practices
  • 28. Encryption 101: Using Encryption
  • 28. Disaster Recovery 101: Business Continuity Concepts
  • Appendix A. Answers to Practice Questions
  • Appendix B. Glossary and IT Fundamentals Acronyms
  • Appendix C. Content Tracking to IT Fundamentals Domains and Objectives

About the Author

Mark Edward Soper has been working with PCs since the days of the IBM PC/XT and AT as a salesperson, technology advisor, consultant, experimenter, trainer, technology writer, and content creator. Since 1992, he has taught thousands of students across the country how to repair, manage, and troubleshoot the hardware, software, operating systems, and firmware inside their PCs. He has created many versions of his experimental computer known as "FrankenPC" for this and previous books. Mark earned his CompTIA A+ Certification in 1999 and has written several A+ Certification books for Pearson imprints. Mark is also the author of The PC and Gadget Help Desk: A Do-It-Yourself Guide To Troubleshooting and Repairing. Other books Mark has authored or co-authored include three editions of Easy Windows 10, Easy Windows 8.1, Easy Windows 8, Easy Microsoft Windows 7, and Sams Teach Yourself Microsoft Windows 7 in 10 Minutes, books on computer troubleshooting, home networking and broadband Internet, home automation, Raspberry Pi singleboard computers, and digital photography. Mark is also the creator of Building and Repairing PCs (Que Video). Mark has also written many blog entries and articles for MaximumPC.com and Maximum PC magazine. He currently teaches Microsoft Office for the University of Southern Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville, Indiana, and also has taught A+ Certification and other technology-related subjects at Ivy Tech Community College. See Mark's website at www.markesoper.com for news and information about upcoming projects.

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