Synopses & Reviews
This book provides the user with a practical perspective on how to install, configure and maintain a TCP/IP network. Now in its second edition, the book is split into three sections, covering the issues an IT manager or communications network designer needs to understand in order to implement a scalable and manageable TCP/IP network; the technology in detail, providing the information that network support engineers must understand if they are to maintain the network; and providing a useful reference section.
Do you need to know how to plan your choice of IP and subnetwork addresses to ensure your network is properly set up, to configure a TCP/IP system and optimize its performance, and to successfully manage routers and routing protocols? Do you want to know about the latest version of TCP/IP and the many new application layer protocols created for Internet and Intranet applications? This second edition of TCP/IP Running a Successful Network will help you understand TCP/IP technology, its application and management. It has been updated to cover the relevant aspects of IPv6 and of the new application layer protocols. The book details what you need to consider and understand to prepare your organization for operation of TCP/IP based network systems for both Internet and Intranet usage.