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Study companion : computer networking : a top-down approach featuring the internet

Author: James F Kurose; Keith W Ross
Publisher: Boston ; London : Pearson Addison-Wesley, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James F Kurose; Keith W Ross
ISBN: 9780321419903 0321419901 0321418492 9780321418494
OCLC Number: 1119875592
Description: iv, 140 pages : illustrations, charts ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Computer Networks and the Internet. What is the Internet?The Network Edge.Case History: Search for Extraterrestrial Life.The Network Core.Network Access and Physical MediaISPs and Internet Backbones.Delay and Loss in Packet-Switched Networks.Protocol Layers and Their Service Models.History of Computer Networking and the Internet.2. Application Layer. Principles of Application Layer Protocols.The Web and HTTP.File Transfer:FTP.Electronic Mail in the Internet.DNS-The Internet's Directory Service.Socket Programming with TCP.Socket Programming with UDP.Building a Simple Web Server.Content Distribution.3. Transport Layer. Introduction and Transport-Layer Services.Multiplexing and Demultiplexing.Connectionless Transport: UDP.Principles of Reliable Data Transfer.Connection-Oriented Transport: TCP.Principles of Congestion Control.TCP Congestion Control.4. Networking Layer & Routing. Introduction and Network Service Model.Routing Principles.Hierarchical Routing.The Internet Protocol.Routing and the Internet.What's Inside a Router.IPv6.Multicast Routing.Mobility and the Network Layer.5. Link Layer. Data Link Layer: Introduction and Services.Error Detection and Correction Techniques.Multiple Access Protocols.LAN Addresses and ARP.Ethernet.Hubs, Bridges and Switches.Wireless Links.PPP: The Point-to-Point Protocol.Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM).Frame Relay.6. Wireless & Mobility. Introduction to Wireless and Mobility.Wi-fi.Mobility Principles.Cellular Telephony.Mobile IP.Ad hoc Networks.Moving Beyond the Link Layer-An Interlude. 7. Multimedia. Multimedia Networking Applications.Streaming Stored Audio and Video.Making the Best of the Best-Effort Service: An INternet Phone Example.Protocols for Real-Time Interactive Applications.Beyond Best-Effort.Scheduling and Policing Mechanisms.Integrated Services.RSVP.Differentiated Services.8. Security. What is Network Security?Principles of Cryptography.Authentication.Integrity.Key Distribution and Certification.Access Control: Firewalls.Attacks and Countermeasures.Security in Many Layers: Case Studies.9. Network Management. What is Network Management?The Infrastructure for Network Management.The Internet Network-Management Framework.ASN.1.Appendix. Lab: Building a Multi-Thread Web Server in Java. Lab: Building a Mail User Agent in Java. Lab: Implementing a Distributed, Asynchronous Distance Vector Routing. Lab: Video Streaming Using RTP and RTSP. RTP and RTSP.
Other Titles: Study companion for computer networking
Responsibility: James F. Kurose, Keith W. Ross.


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