Over the past few years, many fundamental changes have occurred in data communications and networking that will shape the future for decades to come.
Updated with the latest advances in the field, Jerry FitzGerald and Alan Dennis' 10th Edition of Business Data Communications and Networkingcontinues to provide the fundamental concepts and cutting-edge coverage applications that students need to succeed in this fast-moving field.
Authors FitzGerald and Dennis have developed a foundation and balanced presentation from which new technologies and applications can be easily understood, evaluated, and compared.
Table of Contents
PART ONE INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION TO DATA COMMUNICATIONS
PART TWO FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS
CHAPTER 2 APPLICATION LAYER
CHAPTER 3 PHYSICAL LAYER
CHAPTER 4 DATA LINK LAYER
CHAPTER 5 NETWORK AND TRANSPORT LAYERS
PART THREE NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES
CHAPTER 6 LOCAL AREA NETWORKS
CHAPTER 7 WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORKS
CHAPTER 8 BACKBONE NETWORKS
CHAPTER 9 METROPOLITAN AND WIDE AREA NETWORKS
CHAPTER 10 THE INTERNET