Thoroughly updated for currency, this book offers a clear presentation of data communications and network fundamentals. Featuring a wide array of applications, the book fully explains concepts and supports them with case studies or descriptions of specific software and other products. Students learn the protocols of analog and digital signals, data compression, data integrity, data security, local area networks, asynchronous transfer mode (ATM), and much more. The third edition includes important information on the latest developments of the Internet.See also Aloha; Binary exponential backoff; Carrier Sense Multiple Access; Slotted Aloha; Token passing; Wireless LAN ... (USB), 169 Control-Q, 354 Control -S, 354 Convergence sublayer, 7 1 3, 720-721 Count-to-infinity problem, 501 CR.
|Title||:||Understanding Data Communications and Networks|
|Author||:||William A. Shay|
|Publisher||:||Course Technology Ptr - 2004|