Basics of Computer Networking

  • Thomas Robertazzi

Part of the SpringerBriefs in Electrical and Computer Engineering book series (BRIEFSELECTRIC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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    Pages 15-24
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    Pages 45-51
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  12. Back Matter
    Pages 79-84

About this book


Springer Brief Basics of Computer Networking provides a non-mathematical introduction to the world of networks. This book covers both technology for wired and wireless networks. Coverage includes transmission media, local area networks, wide area networks, and network security. Written in a very accessible style for the interested layman by the author of a widely used textbook with many years of experience explaining concepts to the beginner.


Cloud Computing Data Centers MPLS, Multiprotocol Label Switching Network Security Network coding Networks Networks and Grids SONET, Synchronous Optical Networking WDM, wavelength-division multiplexing computer networks data networks networking telecommunication networks

Authors and affiliations

  • Thomas Robertazzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Stony Brook UniversityStony BrookUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The authors 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-2103-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-2104-7
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