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Communications and Networking: An Introduction provides a clear and easy to follow treatment of the subject, written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. The author takes a step by step approach, with examples and exercises designed to give the reader increased confidence in using and understanding communications systems. Topics covered include communications technologies, networking models and standards, local area and wide area networks, network protocols, TCP/IP-based networks and network management. Key features: • Includes plenty of material on wireless communications, both fixed and mobile • Offers coverage of network security • Features many explanatory diagrams • Incorporates a comprehensive glossary Written by John Cowley, a lecturer with many years' experience teaching undergraduate programmes, the text takes the reader through the essentials of networking and provides a comprehensive, reliable and thorough treatment of the subject. The Author's website http://www.fcet.staffs.ac.uk/jc9 provides further material in the form of solutions, further examples and other relevant subject materials.

Synopsis:

Communications and Networking: An Introduction provides a clear and easy to follow treatment of the subject, written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. The author takes a step by step approach, with examples and exercises designed to give the reader increased confidence in using and understanding communications systems.

Topics covered include communications technologies, networking models and standards, local area and wide area networks, network protocols, TCP/IP-based networks and network management.

Key features:

??? Includes plenty of material on wireless communications, both fixed and mobile

??? Offers coverage of network security

???Features many explanatory diagrams

??? Incorporates a comprehensive glossary

Written by John Cowley, a lecturer with many years' experience teaching undergraduate programmes, the text takes the reader through the essentials of networking and provides a comprehensive, reliable and thorough treatment of the subject.

The Author's website http: //www.fcet.staffs.ac.uk/jc9 provides further material in the form of solutions, further examples and other relevant subject materials.

Synopsis:

This book provides a clear treatment of communications and networking. It is written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. Many examples and exercises are designed to give the reader experience and confidence.

Synopsis:

This book provides a clear and easy to follow treatment of communications and networking. It is written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. The author takes a step-by-step approach, with many examples and exercises designed to give the reader experience and increase confidence by using and designing communications systems. Written by a lecturer with many years' experience teaching undergraduate programmes, the text takes the reader through the essentials of networking and provides a comprehensive, reliable and thorough treatment of the subject. The book is also accessible for business professionals.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Communications Technologies.- Networking Models and Standards.- Local Area Networks.- Wide Area Networks.- Network Protocols.- Internet Application Layer Protocols.- Network Security.- Network Management.- Wireless Networks.- Appendix A: TCP/IP packet format illustrations.- Appendix B: Glossary

Product Details

ISBN:
9781846284885
Author:
Cowley, John
Publisher:
Springer
Subject:
Networking - General
Subject:
Computer networks
Subject:
Telecommunication
Subject:
Hardware - General
Subject:
Communication systems
Subject:
internet protocols
Subject:
Mobile technologies
Subject:
network programming
Subject:
Network technologies
Subject:
Computer Systems Organization and Communication Networks
Subject:
Output Equipment
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Edition.
Series:
Computer Communications and Networks
Publication Date:
20060828
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 760 gr

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Product details 240 pages Springer - English 9781846284885 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Communications and Networking: An Introduction provides a clear and easy to follow treatment of the subject, written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. The author takes a step by step approach, with examples and exercises designed to give the reader increased confidence in using and understanding communications systems.

Topics covered include communications technologies, networking models and standards, local area and wide area networks, network protocols, TCP/IP-based networks and network management.

Key features:

??? Includes plenty of material on wireless communications, both fixed and mobile

??? Offers coverage of network security

???Features many explanatory diagrams

??? Incorporates a comprehensive glossary

Written by John Cowley, a lecturer with many years' experience teaching undergraduate programmes, the text takes the reader through the essentials of networking and provides a comprehensive, reliable and thorough treatment of the subject.

The Author's website http: //www.fcet.staffs.ac.uk/jc9 provides further material in the form of solutions, further examples and other relevant subject materials.

"Synopsis" by , This book provides a clear treatment of communications and networking. It is written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. Many examples and exercises are designed to give the reader experience and confidence.
"Synopsis" by , This book provides a clear and easy to follow treatment of communications and networking. It is written specifically for undergraduates who have no previous experience in the field. The author takes a step-by-step approach, with many examples and exercises designed to give the reader experience and increase confidence by using and designing communications systems. Written by a lecturer with many years' experience teaching undergraduate programmes, the text takes the reader through the essentials of networking and provides a comprehensive, reliable and thorough treatment of the subject. The book is also accessible for business professionals.
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