IT Skills for HVAC Technicians is an introduction to Ethernet networking concepts, hardware, configuration, and troubleshooting. This book is aimed at HVAC technicians servicing automated control systems that are based on networked controllers.
Several chapters cover the basic operation of an Ethernet-based network, servers, and software tools. The final chapter consists of examples of the 19 most common causes of network problems, including their symptoms, diagnosis, and remedies. Professional relationships and collaboration with facility IT staff is emphasized throughout.