This tutorial is intended to supply enough information to set up a
relatively simple WAN or Internet connected LAN using Sangomas Data Networking or Router Cards or other
routers. Explanations of IP addresses, classes, Netmask asks, subnetting, and
routing are provided, and several example networks are considered.
The Transmission Control
Protocol (TCP) is one of the main protocols of the Internet protocol suite.
Topics covered includes: Historical origin, Network function, TCP segment
structure, Protocol operation, Vulnerabilities, TCP ports, Development, TCP over
wireless networks, Hardware implementations, Debugging, Checksum computation.
This note covers the following
topics: Basics of TCP/IP networks: Issues in layering, Switching and Scheduling:
Medium access, switching, queueing and scheduling, Routing and Transport:
Addressing, routing, TCP variants and congestion control, Applications and
Security: Sockets, RPC, firewalls and cryptography.
This note covers the
following topics: Domain Name System, Structure and message format, DNS Message
format, Usage and file formats, Name Server Types, DNS Query Types, DNS
Transport protocol, DNS Database, DNS Files.