Tag Archives: Computer network

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Computer networks : a top-down approach
Author: Forouzan, Behrouz A.
Call number: TK5105.5.F727
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Synopsis:
Forouzan’s Computer Networks presents a complex topic in an accessible, student-friendly way that makes learning the material not only manageable but fun as well. The appealing visual layout combines with numerous figures and examples to provide multiple routes to understanding. Students are presented with the most up-to-date material currently available and are encouraged to view what they are learning in a real-world context. [As taken from Amazon]

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Guide to networking essentials
Author: Tomsho, Greg
Call number: TK5105.5.T662 2011
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Synopsis:

GUIDE TO NETWORKING ESSENTIALS provides both the knowledge and hands-on skills necessary to work with network operating systems in a network administration environment. By focusing on troubleshooting and not on an exam, this book offers a comprehensive introduction to Networking and to advances in software, wireless and network security. Labs are directly integrated in each chapter to allow for a hands-on experience in the classroom. Updated content reflects the latest networking technology and operating systems including Windows 7/Server 2008 and Linux. Proven pedagogy and comprehensive, non-exam-focused format provides a compelling introduction to network administration.

 [As taken from Amazon]

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Wireless sensor networks
Author: Farrugia, Liam I.
Call number: TK7872.D48W798
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Synopsis:
A wireless sensor network (WSN) consists of spatially distributed autonomous sensors to co-operatively monitor physical or environmental conditions, such as temperature, sound, vibration, pressure, motion or pollutants. The development of wireless sensor networks was motivated by military applications such as battlefield surveillance. They are now used in many industrial and civilian application areas, including industrial process monitoring and control, machine health monitoring, environment and habitat monitoring, healthcare applications, home automation, and traffic control. This book gathers and presents topical research data from around the globe in the field of wireless sensor networks. [As taken from Amazon]

New title for Communication and Information Engineering

Title: Congestion control in computer networks : theory, protocols, and applications
Author: Wang, Jianxin
Call number: TK5105.543.W246
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Synopsis:
Computer networks play an important role on connecting resources and people. The tremendous growth of the internet and the advances of computer technology have been pushing forward computer networks for high speed and broad bandwidth. As the internet becomes increasingly heterogeneous, the issue of congestion control becomes ever more important. The large increase in traffic demands and the relentless demand for network capacity have produced a need for new flexible types of congestion control. This book reviews the background and concepts of internet congestion control and gives an overview of the state-of-the-art in congestion control research. [As taken from Amazon]