Department of Computer Science

Vrije Universiteit


Web Resources for Computer Networks, 5/e



Special thanks go to Andy Dornan for his help with this page.

Chapter 1: Introduction

History of Networking
Internet Management
Networking (General Sites)
News Media
OSI Model
Professional and Technical Organizations
References (General)
Social Issues
Standards Organizations
Telecommunications
Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols
Wireless Networks

Chapter 2: The Physical Layer

Cable Television Networks
Cellular Telephone Networks
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Fiber Optics
Modulation and Multiplexing
Satellite Networks
SONET
Spread Spectrum
Telephone System
Wireless Networks

Chapter 3: The Data Link Layer

High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)
Petri Nets
Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)
Error Correcting and Detecting Codes

Chapter 4: The Medium Access Sublayer

Bluetooth
Ethernet
IEEE 802
RFID
LANs
VLANs

Chapter 5: The Network Layer

Internet Backbones
Internet Protocol (IP)
Mobile IP
Routing
Quality of Service

Chapter 6: The Transport Layer

Remote Procedure Call
RTP
Socket Programming
TCP/IP
UDP/IP

Chapter 7: The Application Layer

Domain Name System (DNS)
Dynamic Web Page Construction
Electronic Mail
HTML and XML
Multimedia
Network Administration
RTP
Voice over IP
Wireless Web
World Wide Web

Chapter 8: Network Security

Authentication
Cryptography
Hacking and Cracking
Privacy
Security
Social Issues
Steganography
Viruses and Malware

Alphabetical Index of Categories

Authentication

Bluetooth

Cable Television Networks

Cellular Telephone Networks

Error Correcting and Detecting Codes

Cryptography

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)

Domain Name System (DNS)

Dynamic Web Page Construction

Electronic Mail

Ethernet

Fiber Optics

Hacking and Cracking

High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)

History of Networking

HTML and XML

IEEE 802

Internet Backbones

Internet Management

Internet Protocol (IP)

LANs

Mobile IP

Modulation and Multiplexing

Multimedia

Network Administration

  • IEEE 802.1 Covers network management
  • Network Uptime Site for network technicians and managers
  • SimpleWeb Tutorials on SNMP and network administration
  • Traceroute Tools to trace the route taken by IP packets from 60 countries

Networking (General Sites)

News Media

Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model

Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)

Petri Nets

Privacy

Professional and Technical Organizations

Reference

RFID

Remote Procedure Call

Routing

RTP

Quality of Service

Satellite Networks

Security

Social Issues

Socket Programming

Spread Spectrum

Steganography

Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)

Standards Organizations

Telecommunications

Telephone System

TCP/IP

UDP/IP

VLANs

Viruses and Malware

Voice over IP

Virtual Private Networks

Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols

Wireless Networks

Wireless Web

World Wide Web

ZigBee

Alphabetical Index of Categories

Authentication
Bluetooth
Cable Television Networks
Cellular Telephone Networks
Error Correcting and Detecting Codes
Cryptography
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Domain Name System (DNS)
Dynamic Web Page Construction
Electronic Mail
Ethernet
Fiber Optics
Hacking and Cracking
High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)
Error Correcting and Detecting Codes
History of Networking
HTML and XML
IEEE 802
Internet Backbones
Internet Management
Internet Protocol (IP)
LANs
Mobile IP
Modulation and Multiplexing
Multimedia
Network Administration
Networking (General Sites)
OSI Model
Petri Nets
Professional and Technical Organizations
Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)
Privacy
References (General)
RFID
Routing
Remote Procedure Call
RTP
Quality of Service
Satellite Networks
Security
Socket Programming
Social Issues
SONET
Spread Spectrum
Standards Organizations
Steganography
Telecommunications
Telephone System
TCP/IP
UDP/IP
VLANs
Viruses and Malware
Voice over IP
Virtual Private Networks
Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols
Wireless Networks
Wireless Web
World Wide Web
ZigBee