Business Data Communications and Networking : A Modular Approach
Using a unique modular approach, this comprehensive book introduces the key topics and issues essential to networking professionals. Its modular design is presented in two parts, which consists of eight core chapters followed by eight coordinated resource modules. The website has additional supplemental material. This modular design allows teachers to focus on topics they consider important without having to assemble outside readings.
- Hardback | 496 pages
- 190.5 x 231.14 x 25.4mm | 952.54g
- 29 Dec 1998
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 2nd edition
Table of contents
CORE CHAPTERS. 1. Introduction. 2. Using the Internet from Home: Standards at Higher Layers. 3. Using the Internet from Home: The Physical Layer. 4. A Simple PC Network. 5. Larger Networks I: Transmission. 6. Larger Networks II: Servers, Management, and Security. 7. Human Communication Applications on Intranets and Other Networks. 8. Internal Database Applications on Intranets and Other Networks. ADVANCED MODULES. A. More on TCP/IP. B. More on Propagation. C. More on LAN Technology. D. Telephone Service. E. More on Large-Scale Networks. F. More on Security. G. More on Internet Applications. H. More on Terminal-Host Communication. Index.