Business Data Networks and Telecommunications / Edition 7

Business Data Networks and Telecommunications / Edition 7

by Raymond R. Panko
     
 

In addition to the core chapters, there are 10 advanced modules on additional topics.

Presents coverage on a broad spectrum of topics, including large systems, PC communications, applications, OSI, TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, as well as SNA, the Internet, and JAVA.

Gives serious consideration to PC networking and

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Overview

In addition to the core chapters, there are 10 advanced modules on additional topics.

Presents coverage on a broad spectrum of topics, including large systems, PC communications, applications, OSI, TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, as well as SNA, the Internet, and JAVA.

Gives serious consideration to PC networking and client/server computing, (Ch. 8, Advanced Module I).

Focuses on applications such as e-mail, groupware, and client/server database processing.

Concentrates on what is going to be important in the future, particularly TCP/IP for communication above the individual subnet layers.

Internet exercises tied to the Website. Pg ___

For on-line exercises visit the book's Website at: http://www.prenhall.com/panko.

End of Chapter Material includes Review Questions, Detailed Review Questions, Thought Questions and Suggested Projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136153405
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/21/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1An introduction to networking1
Case study : Pat Lee's Home network42
Hands-on : configuring Windows XP Home for networking59
Case study : XTR consulting : a SOHO network with dedicated servers77
Ch. 2Network standards94
Ch. 3Physical layer propagation : UTP and optical fiber140
Hands-on : cutting and connectorizing UTP180
Ch. 4Ethernet LANs187
Token-ring networks227
Ch. 5Wireless LANs (WLANs)233
Ch. 6Telecommunications278
Ch. 7Wide area networks (WANs)311
Case study : First Bank of Paradise's wide area networks342
Ch. 8TCP/IP Internetworking346
Hands-on : packet capture and analysis with winDUMP and TCPDUMP389
Ch. 9Hands-on : Windows XP Home security439
Ch. 10Network management469
Ch. 11Networked applications499
Module AMore on TCP and IP531
Module BMore on modulation556
Module CMore on telecommunications560

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