Data Communications Networking

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Contents

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Local area networking
  • 3. Error control and retransmission protocols
  • 4. Architectural principles of the Internet
  • 5. Flow control in the Internet: TCP
  • 6. Routing algorithms
  • 7. Routing protocols
  • 8. The principles of ATM
  • 9. Traffic management in ATM
  • 10. Scheduling
  • 11. Quality of Service
  • 12. Quality of Service routing
  • 13. Peer-to-peer networks
  • 14. Epilogue
  • Appendix A. Basics from number and information theory
  • Appendix B. The PNNI hierarchy
  • Appendix C. The equivalent bandwidth
  • Appendix D. Loss sensitive scheduling
  • Appendix E. Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
  • Index

Second, corrected print, 2011

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Data Communications Networking

First print 2006, published and distributed by Techne Press

Additional material : the Bit Torrent protocol
(not contained in 2006 print of the book)