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Computer Networks and Internets By Douglas E. Comer

Computer Networks and Internets
by Douglas E. Comer

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Suitable for those with little or no relevant background, this text offers an overview of networking and Internet technology. It provides a tour through all of networking, from the lowest level of data transmission and wiring to the highest levels of application software.
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Computer Networks and Internets by Douglas E. Comer

Suitable for those with little or no background, this text offers an overview of networking and Internet technology. It provides a tour through all of networking, from the lowest level of data transmission and wiring to the highest levels of application software. An accompanying CD-ROM and Web site provide opportunities for a variety of hands on experiences. The CD contains copies of text figures, digitized images of network wiring and equipment, and files of data that can be used as input to student programs, a key search mechanism, and links to the Web site.

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Table of Contents


Data transmission: transmission media; local asyncronous communication (RS-232); long distance communication (carriers, and modems). Packet transmission: packets, frames, and error detection; LAN technologies and network topology; hardware addressing and frame type identification; LAN wining, physical topology, and interface hardware; extending LANs: fibre modems, repeaters, bridges, and switches; WAN technologies and routing; network ownership; service paradigm, and performance; protocols and layering. Internetworking: Internetworking: concepts, architecture, and protocols; IP: Internet protocol addressed; binding protocol addresses (ARP); IP Datagrams and Datagrams forwarding; IP encapsulation, fragmentation, and reassembly; the future (IPv6); an error reporting mechanism (ICMP), TCP: reliable transport service. Network applications: client-server interaction; the socket interface; example of a client and a server naming with the Domain Name system; Electronic Mail representation and transfer; file transfer and remote file access; World Wide Web pages and browsing; CGI technology for dynamic Web documents; Java technology for active Web documents; network management (SNMP); network security; initialization (Bootstrapping).Appendices: glossary of networking terms and abbreviations; the ASCII character set; how to use the CD-ROM included with this book.

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GOR001661808
Computer Networks and Internets by Douglas E. Comer
Douglas E. Comer
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Pearson Education (US)
1996-08-16
528
0132390701
9780132390705
N/A
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