In this course, we discuss peer-to-peer protocols and local area networks. Part one in this course is to answer the question of how does a peer-to-peer protocol deliver reliable data transfer service across unreliable transmission lines or networks. We focus on several medium access control protocols and their performance analysis. In the second part, we discuss how medium access control protocols coordinate the access to the communication channel so that information gets through from a source to a destination in the same broadcast local area network. We further discuss local area network and wireless LAN.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM PEER-TO-PEER PROTOCOLS AND LOCAL AREA NETWORKS
good course in networks of sharing resourses between them
Very interesting course and had a good time while learning .
helped me to learn how communication takes place in LAN and Peer to Peer network, it was good course, i enjoyed.
teaching was excellent...
questions were good..
About the Computer Communications Specialization
This specialization is developed for seniors and fresh graduate students to understand fundamental network architecture concepts and their impacts on cyber security, to develop skills and techniques required for network protocol design, and prepare for a future of constant change through exposure to network design alternatives. Students will require a prior knowledge of C programming, an understanding of math probability and a computer science background is a plus.
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