The objective of this lab-based course is to gain knowledge of fundamental computer networking issues through hands-on experiments with network equipment and services. The sequence of labs start at the physical layer and progress up the protocol stack to the application layer. Topics covered are signal generation and analysis at the physical layer, ethernet and wlan performance and management, ip address planning and management, ip router configuration including RIP, OSPF,BGP, MPLS protocols, TCP connection control, stateful packet filtering, network monitoring and management, signaling protocols for voip services, and web-based services configuration.

Academic Career: Graduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Grad LG/SNC Basis
Course Requirements: PROG: School of Information Science; PLAN: Excluded Plans = Library & Information Science (MLIS, PHD, CERT-Advanced)
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3

Current Sections

Spring 2023

Class No.DaysTimesRoomInstructor(s)TA(s)Type
28505 (1000)Th12:00 pm - 2:30 pmIS 831A. Velagapudi