TCP/IP Tutorial and Technical Overview
by Adolfo Rodriguez, John Gatrell, John Karas, Roland Peschke
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR 2006
Number of pages: 1004
The TCP/IP protocol suite has become the de facto standard for computer communications in today's networked world. The ubiquitous implementation of a specific networking standard has led to an incredible dependence on the applications enabled by it. Today, we use the TCP/IP protocols and the Internet not only for entertainment and information, but to conduct our business by performing transactions, buying and selling products, and delivering services to customers.
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by Abbas El Gamal, Young-Han Kim - arXiv
Network information theory deals with the fundamental limits on information flow in networks and optimal coding and protocols. These notes provide a broad coverage of key results, techniques, and open problems in network information theory.
Contents: Packet Analyzers; Link Layer; Address Resolution Protocol; Internet Layer / IPv4; Subnetting; IPv6; Internet Control Message Protocol; Multicast; Transport Layer; Address Assignment; Name Resolution; Application Layer; Routing; etc.
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