Computer networks

A.Y. 2019/2020
12
Max ECTS
120
Overall hours
SSD
INF/01
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course of Computer Networks is the first course on networking and has the main objective of providing the founding concepts of the Internet protocols by analyzing protocols and services at the different layers of the hierarchical architecture
Expected learning outcomes
Students know the founding concepts of a packet switched network, can design and dimension the main network equipments and are able to configure a small local area network
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
Course syllabus
Hierarchical architecture
Services and protocols at:
- layer 1
- layer 2 both broadcast and mesh topologies
- layer 3 - IP and routing
- layer 4 - TCP and UDP
- layer 7 - different protocols at layer 7
Prerequisites for admission
Fundamental knowledge of algorithms, operating systems and computer architectures
Teaching Resources
Fred Halsall - Networking and Internet, V edition, Pearson
INF/01 - INFORMATICS - University credits: 12
Laboratories: 48 hours
Lessons: 72 hours
Professor(s)
Reception:
Friday, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
online (Zoom) till the end of the Covid emergency
Reception:
Friday 11,30 am - 12,30 am
stanza P124 via Comelico 39