Ltd 0. Condition: New. With the explosive increase in the usage of computers and networking systems, data communication and networking technologies are advancing at a fast pace. As the use of these technologies has become increasingly common, the need to cultivate an understanding of these technologies is also on the increase.
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Ltd 0. Condition: New. With the explosive increase in the usage of computers and networking systems, data communication and networking technologies are advancing at a fast pace. As the use of these technologies has become increasingly common, the need to cultivate an understanding of these technologies is also on the increase. Students and professionals from various study streams, specializations, and backgrounds now take courses on data communication and networking.
Not all of them may have previous knowledge of data communication and telecommunication concepts, and keeping this in mind, this book begins with the basics of the technology and slowly builds on the same. It begins with an introduction to the technologies of networking and data communication.
The section provides an overview of network topologies, types of networks, and an overview of the Internet. The Physical Layer section explains aspects of telecommunication that are relevant to the Physical Layer. It takes a look at transmission media and switching and provides an overview of how telephone and cable TV networks can be used for data communication. This section also explains delivery, routing, and forwarding of data packets. The Transport Layer section provides an overview of the functionalities of this layer.
The section also discusses the issues of congestion and quality of service. This technology is used to map application layer addresses to network layer addresses. The book has a large number of illustrations and pictures that greatly help in explaining the concepts covered. The author uses real-life examples in relevant sections and important points are emphasized in highlighted boxes.
Each chapter ends with a summary, a list of key terms, practice sets of questions and exercises, and a section on recommended reading for further knowledge on the topics covered. The Appendix contains review and quick reference material. The book ends with a comprehensive set of glossary and acronyms.
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ISBN 13: 9780070634145
Data Communications and Networking