Resources for CWNE Exam Prep

Here are some resources put together by Doug McDonald to help in his CWNE Exam Preparation. I’ve added a couple of my own, added some additional links, as well as added some graphics here and their to spice it up a bit.

802.11 WLAN Hands-On Analysis: Unleashing the Network Monitor for Troubleshooting and Optimization:

IEEE Handbook

802.11 Wireless Networks: The Definitive Guide, Second Edition

802.11 Wireless LAN Fundamentals

Cisco Enterprise Mobility 4 1 Design Guide

Cisco Wi-Fi Location-Based Services – Design and Deployment Considerations

Vocera IP Phone Deployment in Cisco Unified Wireless Network Infrastructure

Cisco Spectralink Phone Design and Deployment Guide

SpectraLink  “Deploying Netlink Wireless Telephones: Best Practices“:

CWNP Resources and Books
CWTS Official Study Guide

CWNA Official Study Guide

CWSP Official Study Guide

– CWAP Official Study Guide


CWNE Exam Objectives.pdf

Wi-Fi Alliance docs ( – membership required):
– WFA Certification Roadmap
– WFA WMM Power Save
– WFA WMM Support for Multimedia Applications
– WFA WMM_Specification_1-1

IEEE Standards (membership required):
– IEEE 802.11e-2005 (or later)
– IEEE 802.11h-2003 (or later)
– IEEE 802.11ma-d9.0 (or later)

CBT Nugget’s CWNE Video Certification Series: