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The Resource Communications and networking : an introduction, John Cowley

Communications and networking : an introduction, John Cowley

Label
Communications and networking : an introduction
Title
Communications and networking
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
John Cowley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Computer communications and networks are an integral part of any computer science degree, with the technology growing ever more pervasive in modern life. This clear and easy-to-follow textbook presents a detailed introduction to the essentials of networking and communications technologies, supported by numerous diagrams, examples and exercises designed to increase confidence in using and understanding communications systems. Thoroughly revised and updated, this much-anticipated new edition retains the popular step-by-step approach of the original, organised to help those without a strong knowledge of the subject matter to grasp the material quickly. Topics and features:Provides chapter-ending summaries and review questions, an Appendix on TCP/IP packet formats and an expanded GlossarySupplies supplementary material at the associated Springer website, including teaching slides, solutions to the end-of-chapter questions and supplementary exercises with solutionsPresents a greater emphasis on mobile computing and network security, and extended coverage of IPv6 (NEW)Discusses networking models and standards, local area and wide area networks, network protocols, TCP/IP-based networks, network management and wireless communicationsExamines grid and cloud computing, microblogging, mobile ad hoc networks, near-field communication, Power over Ethernet and the Ground Positioning System (NEW)Written specifically for undergraduate students of computing with no previous experience in the field, this comprehensive and authoritative textbook draws upon the author's many years of teaching experience
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GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947 August 17-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cowley, John
Dewey number
004.6
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
TK5105.5
LC item number
.C69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
NLM call number
TK 5105.5
Series statement
Undergraduate topics in computer science,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer networks
  • Computer networks
  • Computer Communication Networks
  • Computer Security
  • Computer networks
  • Computer networks
Label
Communications and networking : an introduction, John Cowley
Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wireless Networks006m o d
  • Communications Technologies
  • Networking Models and Standards
  • Local Area Networks
  • Wide Area Networks
  • Network Protocols
  • Internet Application-Layer Protocols
  • Network Security
  • Network Management
Control code
811139859
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447143567
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4471-4357-4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811139859
Label
Communications and networking : an introduction, John Cowley
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Wireless Networks006m o d
  • Communications Technologies
  • Networking Models and Standards
  • Local Area Networks
  • Wide Area Networks
  • Network Protocols
  • Internet Application-Layer Protocols
  • Network Security
  • Network Management
Control code
811139859
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447143567
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4471-4357-4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811139859

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