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Use discount code CFTECH – Deal expires June 7, 2013 at 5:00am PT, and cannot be combined with other offers. Offer does not apply to Print, or “Print & Ebook” bundle pricing.
Here are some books you can get in this promotion.
CompTIA A+ Training Kit (Exam 220-801 and Exam 220-802)
Ace your preparation for the CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802 with this 2-in-1 Training Kit from Microsoft Press®. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and practical exercises, and then assess your computing technology skills with the online practice test featuring multiple, customizable testing options to meet your specific needs.
Your Training Kit includes:
- In-depth coverage of all 10 CompTIA domains in Exams 220-801 and 220-802
- Instructive case studies to enhance your performance on the job
- Online practice tests to help you assess your exam readiness
- The entire Training Kit in searchable eBook format
If you want a paperback copy, you can get it here: CompTIA A+ Training Kit (Exam 220-801 and Exam 220-802).
This book is getting great reviews on Amazon. Here are some comments.
Was the only resource I needed
If you have a background in PC hardware and already know your way around and computer, then this should be all you really need to be able to pass the exams.
From the arrival of the book, to taking the tests took only 3 weeks until I felt I was prepared enough. Really, a good piece of reference material to pick up and keep.
Great Tool for Certification or Refresher
I’ve worked as a computer technician for about eight years, getting my A+ certification just prior to being hired and re-certifying as part of a company-wide training curriculum a couple years later. When I’m not studying for something new, I like to pick up a study guide for one of the basic certifications as a refresher. Mike Meyers got me through my actual certifications and up until now he has been, without question, my favorite author on the subject. Darril Gibson will be my first choice from now on.
Terrific and Exhaustively Complete Test Prep
If you’re going to prep for this test, I cannot imagine a better resource than this book.
Personally, I found the following topics very well-handled: Understanding the File Systems, Expansion Cards and Peripherals, and Configuring Windows.
Excellent resource for CompTIA A+
This book is really pleasant to read and learn from. At first I took cbtnuggets.com videos for CompTIA A+ and I am really happy I did it. 95% of the info you need its there but sometimes you need some more specific info on particular subjects like how basses work, clock speeds etc. This book can fill this gap and at the same time it will be really enjoyable to read because of the clear and concise writing approach that the author uses. One more advantage is that it covers all new topics CompTIA A+ has included like Mobile Devices Chapter.
CompTIA A+ Rapid Review
Assess your readiness for CompTIA A+ Exams 220-801 and 220-802 and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide walks you through each exam objective, providing “need to know” checklists, review questions, tips, and links to further study all designed to help bolster your preparation.
If you want a paperback copy, you can get it here: CompTIA A+ Rapid Review (Exam 220-801 and Exam 220-802).
This book is intended to be a late stage review book and can be used as a supplement to the CompTIA A+ Training Kit (Exam 220-801 and Exam 220-802).
CISSP Rapid Review
Assess your readiness for the CISSP Exam and quickly identify where you need to focus and practice. This practical, streamlined guide provides objective overviews, exam tips, “need-to-know” checklists, review questions, and a list of valuable resources all designed to help evaluate and reinforce your preparation.
If you want a paperback copy, you can get it here: CISSP Rapid Review.
This book is intended to be a late stage review book and can be used as a supplement to the CISSP: Certified Information Systems Security Professional Study Guide.
Ebooks from Microsoft Press Summary
Save 50% on all ebooks from shop.oreilly.com with discount code CFTECH. This deal expires June 7, 2013.