<p>This text is appropriate for those courses with an emphasis on e-commerce and the Internet, as well as short courses or MBA/IS courses that want a modern approach. Networking has changed dramatically over the past ten years. Most texts have focused on network layers and their concepts and then on how the different technologies are implemented; however with the number of viable technologies shrinking, it makes less sense to focus on concepts first and technologies second. <b><i>Networking in the Internet Age</b></i><i> first edition</i> integrates the discussion of concepts and technologies so they appear in one place, organized by layers.</p>
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Introduction to Data Communications.
Hardware Layers: Local Area Networks.
Hardware Layers: Backbone Networks.
Hardware Layers: Metropolitan and Wide Area Networks.
Hardware Layers: Wireless Local Area Networks.
Appendix: TCP/IP Game (Version 3).
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 432
Published: 1st April 2002
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.1 x 19.25
Weight (kg): 0.86
Edition Number: 1