Computer Networking: A Top Down Approach / Edition 4

Computer Networking: A Top Down Approach / Edition 4

by James F. Kurose, Keith W. Ross
     
 

KEY BENEFIT: An emphasis on application-layer paradigms and application programming interfaces, encourages a lively, hands-on experience with protocols and networking concepts. KEY TOPICS: Computer Networks and the Internet; Application Layer; Transport Layer; Network Layer; Link Layer and LANs; Wireless and Mobile Networks; Multimedia Networking; Security

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KEY BENEFIT: An emphasis on application-layer paradigms and application programming interfaces, encourages a lively, hands-on experience with protocols and networking concepts. KEY TOPICS: Computer Networks and the Internet; Application Layer; Transport Layer; Network Layer; Link Layer and LANs; Wireless and Mobile Networks; Multimedia Networking; Security in Computer Networks; Network Management; New discussions of VPN, IPsec, VLAN and updated technology treatment. MARKET: A useful reference for computer networking professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321497703
Publisher:
Addison Wesley
Publication date:
04/06/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
880
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.08(h) x 1.48(d)

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Meet the Author

James Kurose teaches at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. His research interests include network protocols and architecture, network measurement, sensor networks, multimedia communication, and modeling and performance evaluation. He received his PhD from Columbia University.

Keith Ross is a professor of computer science at Polytechnic University. He has worked in peer-to-peer networking, Internet measurement, video streaming, Web caching, multi-service loss networks, content distribution networks, voice over IP, optimization, queuing theory, optimal control of queues, and Markov decision processes. Professor Ross received his PhD in Computer and Control Engineering from the University of Michigan.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Computer Networks and the Internet

Chapter 2 Application Layer

Chapter 3 Transport Layer

Chapter 4 The Network Layer

Chapter 5 The Link Layer and Local Area Networks

Chapter 6 Wireless and Mobile Networks

Chapter 7 Multimedia Networking

Chapter 8 Security in Computer Networks

Chapter 9 Network Management

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