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Academic year
EDA385 - Internet technology
 
Owner: TDATA
4,0 Credits (ECTS 6)
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Not passed
Level: A
Department: 37 - COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING


Teaching language: English

Course module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 No Sp
0198 Laboratory 1,0 c Grading: UG   1,0 c    
0298 Examination 3,0 c Grading: TH   3,0 c   08 Mar 2006 pm V,  24 Aug 2006 am V

In programs

TDATA COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, Year 3 (elective)
TDATA COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING - Communications System, Year 4 (elective)
TAUTA AUTOMATION AND MECHATRONICS ENGENEERING, Year 4 (elective)
TTFYA ENGINEERING PHYSICS, Year 4 (elective)
TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, Year 4 (elective)
TITEA SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, Year 3 (elective)
EMAST MSc PROGR. IN DIGITAL COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGY, Year 1 (elective)
TELTA ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING, Year 4 (elective)

Examiner:

Professor  Sven Tafvelin



Eligibility:

For single subject courses within Chalmers programmes the same eligibility requirements apply, as to the programme(s) that the course is part of.

Course specific prerequisites

A basic course in Computer Communication

Aim

To give in depth knowledge on the technology which is used in Internet both in the network itself as in network service oriented application.

Goal

After completing the course the student shall be able to describe how Internet is working, its protocols and basic services. Furthermore the student shall be able to design and program simple network based servers and clients.

Content

The TCP/IP protocols and the access to Internet from a computer system. Important equipment in Internet like switches and routers. Routing in Internet. Algorithms for routing information calculation and dissemination in local-, regional- and wide area environments. Routing and switching. Protocols for sending traffic to more than one receiver (multicast). Internet and mobility. Network management, SNMP. Low level protocols and services, ICMP. Middleware in Internet like DNS, fileservers, Web-caching etc. Next generation protocol, IPv6. Security in networks.

Organisation

The course consists of two parts: The first is a lecture series and the second is laboratories where the students are working with equipment and software to establish communication and services over the network and will study how real networks work.

Literature

Douglas E Comer: Internetworking with TCP/IP, Volume 1: Principles, Protocols, and Architectures, 4th edition, Prentice Hall: ISBN 0-13-018380-6
Samuel J Leffler m fl: An Advanced 4.4 BSD Interprocess Communication Tutorial.

Examination

The examination of the course consist of lab reports and a written exam.


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