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TCP/IP First-Step

Author/Creator:
Sportack, Mark A Author
Publication:
[Place of publication not identified] Cisco Press 2004
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xxiii, 401 p. ) ill. ;
Edition:
1st edition
Series:
First-step series
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Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
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text file
Summary:
Your first step into the world of TCP/IP No TCP/IP experience required Includes clear and easily understood explanations Makes learning easy Your first step to understanding TCP/IP begins here! Learn TCP/IP basics Discover the power of TCP/IP components and subcomponents Use hands-on activities to understand TCP/IP Benefit from examples that illustrate the power of TCP/IP Welcome to the world of TCP/IP! TCP/IP is the world’s de facto communications protocol. It is the official protocol of the Internet and, consequently, has become the predominant communications protocol suite in many private networks and internetworks. No TCP/IP experience needed! TCP/IP First-Step explores TCP/IP concepts in a reader-friendly manner that assumes no previous experience. Learn about packetized data transfer, open networking, reference models, and standards bodies. Understand the architecture of the TCP/IP protocol suite and learn about its components, functions, and respective uses. TCP/IP First-Step helps you understand TCP/IP’s role in the network. Learn more about the First-Step Series at www.ciscopress.com/firststep.
Contents:
Introduction and architecture
TCP/IP : the official protocol of the Internet!
What has TCP/IP done for me lately?
The quest for freedom of choice
TCP/IP : the networking protocol that changed the world
Peeking under the covers
Pushing the envelope
More fun with IP addresses
Guaranteed delivery : your package will get delivered ... eventually!
Best-effort delivery : it's now or never!
Special delivery for special messages
How do I get there from here?
Connecting to TCP/IP networks
Smiling and dialing
Taking the next step
Appendix A. Chapter review answers.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Contributor:
Safari Tech Books Online.
ISBN:
0-13-399324-8
0-13-399323-X