Data Communications and Distributed Networks

Data Communications and Distributed Networks

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A practical tutorial which examines the relationships of data communications and distributed networks - with an emphasis on distributed communications protocols, distributed data bases and client-server relationships. It provides a user-friendly, non-algorithmic description of the subject with extensive use of graphics, flow charts and tables, highlighting prevalent distributed network protocols and describing how to manage distributed networks. The book is aimed at first year undergraduate courses in data communications or data networks in departments of computer science or electrical more

Product details

  • Paperback | 450 pages
  • 178 x 234mm | 600g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • Illustrations, maps
  • 0130908533
  • 9780130908537

Table of contents

Overview of a data communications network; data communications systems operations; major components in a data communications sytem; software and data bases; transmission impairments; data link controls/line protocols; digital transmission; distributed network architectures; remote procedure calls; local area netwoorks; managing distributed systems; design more