Methods and techniques for the design of computer/telecommunication networks. Management and business perspectives on network design, estimation of traffic demand and application requirements, network cost analysis, topological design, capacity assignment, graph theory and optimization based design algorithms, virtual network design, network design tools, wireless network design issues, availability analysis and survivable network design.

Academic Career: Graduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Grad LG/SNC Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ: TELCOM 2000 or 2100 or INFSCI 1070 or (PLAN: Telecommunications TELCOM-MST/TCOMM-MST or Telecommunications Certificate TELCOM-AC/TCOMM-AC or Info Science PHD w/TELE option PHDTEL-TR)
Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3