Title:

Computer Communications and Networks

Code:IPK
Ac.Year:2017/2018
Term:Summer
Curriculums:
ProgrammeBranchYearDuty
IT-BC-3BIT2ndCompulsory
Language:Czech
Private info:http://www.fit.vutbr.cz/study/courses/IPK/private/
Credits:4
Completion:accreditation+exam (written)
Type of
instruction:
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Hours:2600026
 ExaminationTestsExercisesLaboratoriesOther
Points:55150030
Guarantee:Ryšavý Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Lecturer:Ryšavý Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Veselý Vladimír, Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Instructor:Kučera Jan, Ing., DCSY
Faculty:Faculty of Information Technology BUT
Department:Department of Information Systems FIT BUT
Follow-ups:
Network Applications and Network Administration (ISA), DIFS
Schedule:
DayLessonWeekRoomStartEndLect.Gr.St.G.EndG.
TuelecturelecturesE11208:0009:502BIB
TuelecturelecturesE10408:0009:502BIB
TuelecturelecturesE10508:0009:502BIB
TuelecturelecturesE11208:0009:503BITxxxx
ThulecturelecturesE11208:0009:502BIA
ThulecturelecturesE10408:0009:502BIA
ThulecturelecturesE10508:0009:502BIA
ThulecturelecturesE11208:0009:503BITxxxx
 
Learning objectives:
  The aim is to understand basic concepts and principles of computer communications and computer networks; to be aware of communication functions and their implementations in common computer networks.
Description:
  Internet concept and model of Internet. Model ISO/OSI. TCP, UDP, IP protocols. Addressing in computer networks (local and Internet). Routing in Internet. Multicasting in Internet. Switching and switches. Principles of reliable data transfer. Network interconnections. Multiple access. Error control. Communication services and protocols. Wireless and mobile networks and protocols. Network security. Programming network applications.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
  Ability to write a computer program and working knowledge C/C++ programming language. Knowledge of operating systems.
Learning outcomes and competences:
  Student acquaints basic concepts and principles of computer communications and computer networks and will be aware of communication functions and their implementations in common computer networks. Student will learn how to deal with documents which describe specification of communication protocols. Student will learn how to implement networking applications.
Syllabus of lectures:
 
  1. Computer Networks and the Internet
  2. Application Layer
  3. Network application programming
  4. Transport Layer
  5. Network Layer
  6. Multicast
  7. Routing
  8. IPv6 and transition mechanisms
  9. Local Area Networks, Ethernet
  10. Wireless and Mobile Networks
  11. Network Security
  12. Network Configurations
  13. Network Traffic Analysis
Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students:
 
  1. Implementation of a client-server communication
  2. Implementation of networking application
Fundamental literature:
 
  • Kurose J.F., Ross K.W.: Computer Networking, A Top-Down Approach Featuring the Internet (6th edition). Addison-Wesley, 2012.
  • Lydia Parzial, et al.:TCP/IP Tutorial and Technical Overview, IBM Redbooks, 2006.
Controlled instruction:
  
Controlled activities include mid-term test, two projects and final exam.
Exam prerequisites:
  Requirements for class accreditation is at least 20 points for semester.