Electrical and Comp Engineerng
EECE 7374: Fundamentals of Computer Networks
Lecture - 4 credits
- Presents an overview of modern communication networks using the internet as a primary case study.
- Uses the concept of layered network architecture as a framework for understanding the principal functions and services required for achieving reliable end-to-end communications.
- Topics include networking application design and network programming (socket programming), service interfaces and peer-to-peer protocols, the reference model for TCP/IP (internet), transport layer and network layer issues, data link layer and LANs (local area networks) architectures, and important emerging technologies, including software-defined networking (SDN).
- Covers the basics of wireless and mobile networking (principles and practice) and standardization and policy issues concerning communications and networks.
Presents an overview of modern communication networks using the internet as a primary case study. Show more.