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A+ Hardware Essentials

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A+ Hardware Essentials
Course Intro
In the A+ Hardware Essentials Course taught by Michael Redman, students will get a thorough deep dive into hardware, focusing on A+ exam objectives, which will help them pass the exam.
Course Description

In the A+ Hardware Essentials Course taught by Michael Redman, students will get a thorough deep dive into hardware, focusing on CompTIA A Plus exam objectives, which will help them pass the exam. In this course, you will cover the basic PC, including Windows PC and Networking, as well as the Microprocessor, RAM, BIOS, and more! Gain the knowledge you need to confidently troubleshoot hardware related errors.

Hardware is the physical part of a system, distinguished from the software that executes or runs on system devices. Understanding the vast number of physical devices and components is critical for the CompTIA A Plus 220-901 exam, as it covers PC components and peripherals, mobile device hardware, networking and troubleshooting devices and network connectivity issues.

The overall understanding of hardware components will enable you to understand and address problems; installs, configures, troubleshoots, and provides maintenance and training in response to customer requirements or inquiries (e.g., tiered-level customer support). Typically provides initial incident information to the Incident Response (IR) Specialty. As a result, you should feel confident in knowing how to provide technical support to customers who need assistance utilizing client-level hardware in accordance with established or approved organizational process components (i.e., Master Incident Management Plan, when applicable).

Furthermore, you should feel confident consulting with customers to gather and evaluate functional requirements and translates these requirements into technical solutions. From a high level, you should be able to provide guidance to customers about the applicability of information systems and the required components to meet business needs.


Recommended Audience:

  • Technical Support Specialists
  • System Administrators
  • Systems Developer
  • Systems Engineer
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