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July 9th: Introduction to Networks


Layered network architectures (OSI/ISO, Internet), protocols (IP, UDP, TCP, RTP/RTCP), classification, topology, addressing, performance


Slides 410-480
 Networks.pdf.zip (527,798 Bytes)


 ISO, International Organization for Standardization
 IETF, Internet Engineering Task Force
 Applet Collection, University of Mannheim
 rfc.x42.com, Internet RFCs online

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William Stallings: High-Speed Networks: TCP/IP and ATM Design Principles, Prentice Hall.
Radia Perlman: Interconnections: Bridges and Routers, Addison-Wesley.
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Christian Huitema: IPv6: The New Internet Protocol, Prentice Hall.
William Stallings: Networking Standards: A Guide to OSI, ISDN, LAN and MAN Standards, Addison-Wesley.
Christian Huitema: Routing in the Internet, Prentice Hall.
Charles Perkins: Mobile IP, Design Principles and Practices, Addison-Wesley.
Bertsekas, Gallager: Data Networks, Prentice Hall.
M. Goncalves, K. Niles: IPv6 Networks, McGraw-Hill.
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