FACULTY OF EDUCATIONCOMPUTER EDUCATION and INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY


CEIT 415

Course Name: Routing Basics and WAN Protocols

 

Course Code: CEIT 415

 

Content: This course introduces the basic concepts and principles of router, routing terminology and Wide Area Network protocols. The course covers topics related to Ethernet and Token Ring frames, TCP/IP basics, IP addressing, distance vector and link state routing protocols, RIP and IGRP, router IOS and basic router configuration. It also coversthe various Wide Area Network services, including Frame Relay, ISDN, HDLC, PPP. This course provides additional information on routing protocols beyond that of CEIT 314 “Computer Networks and Communications”.

 

Book Name:

  1. Tanenbaum A.S.(2002) Computer Networks, Third Edition, Prentice Hall, 1996, ISBN: 0-13-394248-1

 

Alternative Books:

  1. Kurose J.F., Ross K.W. (2001) Computer Networks A Top-Down Approach Featuring the Internet Addison-Wesley, ISBN: 0-201-47711-4