Here's the book you need to prepare for Cisco's new Switching exam, 640-604. Written by Cisco internetworking experts who can help you master the skills and acquire the knowledge needed to approach the test with confidence, this Study Guide provides: Assessment testing to focus and direct your studiesIn-depth coverage of official exam objectivesHundreds of challenging practice questions, in the book and on the CDSample simulation questionsAuthoritative coverage of all exam topics, including:Planning the campus networkConnecting the switch blockDesigning and implementing VLAN technologiesUnderstanding Layer 2 switchingWorking with Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)Using Spanning Tree with VLANsSetting up inter-VLAN routingUsing Multi-Layer Switching (MLS)Understanding multicast capabilitiesConfiguring multicastFeatured on the CDThe enclosed CD is packed with vital preparation tools and materials, beginning with the Sybex EdgeTest testing engine for Cisco's new Switching exam, 640-604. Loaded with hundreds of practice questions, including sample simulation questions, it lets you test yourself chapter by chapter. You'll also find electronic flashcards for your PCs, Pocket PCs, and Palm handhelds, along with two practice exams that will help you prepare for the test. A fully searchable electronic copy of the book is also included.Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.