Hands-On Networking: From Theory to Practice by Maria Luisa MeraniHands-On Networking: From Theory to Practice by Maria Luisa Merani

Hands-On Networking: From Theory to Practice

byMaria Luisa Merani, Maurizio Casoni, Walter Cerroni

Hardcover | October 30, 2009

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Learn the core theory and explore real-world networking issues with this richly illustrated example-based textbook. It provides an accurate view of modern networks through detailed coverage of the most relevant networking technologies, with no unnecessary extras. Carefully designed, affordable laboratory exercises based on open-source software networking tools are included for hands-on practice with real networking devices. Numerous case studies and examples further link theory to practice, whilst the topologies, tools and configurations needed to carry out practical exercises are provided to guide students through each task. Its bottom-up approach is easy for students to follow and perfect for lab-oriented courses.
Title:Hands-On Networking: From Theory to PracticeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 9.72 × 6.85 × 0.59 inPublished:October 30, 2009Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521869854

ISBN - 13:9780521869850


Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Foundations; 2. Architectures and protocols; 3. Ethernet networks; 4. Wireless networks; 5. LAN devices and virtual LANs; 6. Routers; 7. Routing fundamentals and protocols; 8. Wide area networks and user access; References; Index.