This free online networking book “Understanding Networking Technologies” by Clayton Coulter. This coursebook covers a host of networking concepts from the basics of global networking to intricacies of data communication.
Topics include the products, communication schemes and protocols used by today’s market leaders. Also mainframe and PC connectivity, network design and prevailing standards are discussed.This manual was created to accompany the training class Understanding Networking Technologies. It is in this context that this book can be optimally utilized. Study tips are provided at the end of each chapter to assist in mastering course material.
Table of Contents
- The Growth of Networking Technology
- Local Area Networks
- Wide Area Networking
- Data Communications Technology
- Networking Standards and References
- Lower Layer Protocols
- Software Protocols
- Future Trends In Networking
Link: Read online.