Todd B. Adams
Certification is a practical guide to
home network design, hardware, installation, and configuration for
all the major wired and wireless systems.
Whether working for one of the
specialized firms that install and service only one or two home
technologies (cable and satellite television hookups, for example),
or for a broad-based systems integrator that supplies total network
solutions, the knowledge in this text, confirmed by the CompTIA
HTI+ Certification or CEDIA certification, will assure
multiple career opportunities in an expanding technological field.
- maps completely to both exams for CompTIA
HTI+ certification: Residential Systems (HTO 101) and
Systems Infrastructure and Integration (HTO 102), as well
as the CEDIA Designer Classification System exam.
- provides in-depth and up-to-date study
coverage of home technology subjects including networking, audio
visual systems, automation and more.
- features extensive learning tools,
including chapter objectives, review questions, hands-on projects
and case projects that help readers use and better retain the
concepts they have learned.
Introduction to HTI.
Home Technology Network Basics.
Home Network Design and Configuration.
Installing Central Components and
Video and Audio Fundamentals.
Audio and Video Installation and Setup.
Security and Access System Fundamentals.
Security System Installation and Setup.
Telecommunications Fundamentals and
Home Lighting Control.
Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning Management.
Understanding the Project Scope
The Project Team.
Fundamentals of Electricity.
624 Pages -
8 x 10 in.
About the Authors:
Quentin Wells is Student
Media Center Director at Salt Lake Community College, and has worked
and taught in the video production and computer areas since 1970.
Formerly general manager of Career Research Corporation and
FilmWorks, an audio visual company, Wells holds a degree in
Political Science and has written numerous instructional and
training manuals as well as more than 75 documentary and educational
video programs. He has trained teachers and administrators in school
districts and colleges across the country. In addition to technical
writing, he has also published a novel based on his early career as
a CIA officer.
Todd B. Adams received his
B.S.E.E. from Northeastern University. He is a CEDIA Certified
Instructor as well as a CEDIA Certified Electronic System's
Designer. Mr. Adams' recent industry awards include CEDIA Volunteer
of the Year 2002, and CEDIA Lifestyle Award 2002