The National Certification Committee suggests the following as references in preparation for the Certified Broadcast Networking Engieer (CBNE) SBE certification examination. This is a list of publications that were used in the creation for the CBNE exam.
Titles in blue are linked and available through the SBE Bookstore, which offers a discount to SBE Members. Titles marked with an asterisk (*) are currently out of print; however, this does not mean they are out-of-date or unavailable through some booksellers or libraries.
Some of the general areas of emphasis on the CBNE will be:
Audio/Video over IP for Broadcast
Digital Content Management
Video Systems in an IT World
Data Transmission Systems and Practices
General PC Hardware, interconnection, and backup