ISBN 9788120329690,Data Communications & Computer Networks

Data Communications & Computer Networks



Phi Learning Private Ltd

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788120329690

ISBN-10 8120329694


Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 372 Pages
Language (English)

Computer Engineering

This fully revised and updated Second Edition of the book continues to provide a comprehensive coverage of data communications and computer networks in an easy to understand style. In this edition, a new chapter on data compression has been included and topics such as analog and digital transmission, data transmission basics, link control protocol, password authentication protocol and wireless application protocol services have been added at appropriate places. WHAT IS NEW TO THIS EDITION A separate chapter on Data Compression More questions and answers Addition of more examples in most of the chapters Intended primarily as a textbook for the students of computer science and engineering, master of computer applications (MCA), and those offering IT courses, this book would also be useful for practising professionals Table of Contents Foreword. Preface. 1.Introduction. 2.Communication Media and Data Transmission. 3.Error Detection and Correction. 4.Data Compression. 5.Data Link Control and Protocol Concepts. 6.Local Area Networks. 7.Wide Area Networks. 8.Integrated Services and Routing Protocols. 9.Wireless LANs. 10.Internetworking. 11.TCP Reliable Transport Service. 12.Network Applications. 13.Network Management. 14.Network Security. Appendix 1: ASCII Code. Appendix 2: Abbreviations and Acronyms. Appendix 3: Questions and Answers on Networking. Appendix 4: Contact Addresses for Various Organizations. Glossary of Terms. Bibliography. Index.