9780072822946

Data Communications and Networking (With E-Text)

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    9780072822946

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    0072822945

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/2002
  • Publisher: MCGRAW HILL BOOK COMPANY
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Summary

"Data Communications and Networking, 3/e" provides a comprehensive and current introduction to networking technologies. The book is accessible to students from all backgrounds and uses hundreds of figures to visually represent concepts. The new edition has been completely updated to reflect the constantly changing world of network technologies. Enhanced coverage of bluetooth, wireless, satellites, as well as four new chapters on security have been added. The third edition has transitioned from using the 7-layer OSI model to the 5-layer Internet Model. More time is spent on TCP/IP in the new organization. Forouzan's book continues to be supported by an On-line Learning Center (OLC) that contains many extra resources for students and instructors. Some of the features include PowerPoints, solutions, self-quizzing, and Flash animations that illustrate concepts.

Table of Contents

1 Introduction

2 Basic Concepts

3 The OSI Model

4 Signals

5 Encoding and Modulating

6 Transmission of Digital Data: Interfaces and Modems

7 Transmission Media

8 Multiplexing

9 Error Detection and Correction

10 Data Link Control

11 Data Link Protocols

12 Local Area Networks

13 Metropolitan Area Networks

14 Switching

15 Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP)

16 Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN)

17 X.25

18 Frame Relay

19 ATM

20 SONET/SDH

21 Networking and Internetworking Devices

22 Transport Layer

23 Upper OSI Layers

24 TCP/IP Protocol Suite: Part I

25 TCP/IP Protocol Suite: Part II; Application Layer

26 VLANs and VPNs

27 Network Security

Appendix A ASCII Code

Appendix B Numbering Systems and Transformation

Appendix C Representation of Binary Numbers

Appendix D Fourier Analysis

Appendix E Hardware Equipment for Error Detection

Appendix F Huffman Coding

Appendix G LZW (Lempel-Ziv-Welch) Compression Method

Appendix H Next Generation of TCP/IP Protocol Suite: IPv6 and ICMPv6

Appendix I Spanning Tree

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