Uses of Computer Networks . Structured Computer Organization, 4th edition Andrew S. Tanenbaum has an S.B. degree from M.I.T. and a Ph.D. from the. Preface This book is now in its fourth edition. Each edition has corresponded to a different phase in the way computer networks were used. When the first edition. Description: Bookseller Inventory # DADAX About this title: Synopsis: Computer Networks, Fourth Edition is the ideal introduction to computer.

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Back in the days, being a computer science student, I had to read the 3rd version of this book, and I found it very helpful. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

Tanenbaum covers all this and more:. Karlstrom Outstanding Educator Award, carefully explains how networks work on the inside, from underlying hardware at the physical layer up through the top-level application layer. As usual, he does an excellent job of elucidating the subtleties of the technology while maintaining his witty style. Tanenbaum’s broader consideration enables the book to avoid the trap of becoming an unworldly academic text.

New problems and lab exercises at the end of each chapter —Presents hands-on exercises based on real-world networks and networking challenges. It gives “Computer Networks” its licence to function as an indispensable everyday working reference. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. But there’s a new 5th edition out this year — that will probably update alot of the material hopefully. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. This book is very up to date as seen by the release of the 5th Ed when the 4th Ed is barely two years old.

Showing of reviews. He starts with an explanation of the physical layer of networking, computer hardware and transmission systems; then works his way up to network applications. If you’re wondering why the Internet today is the way it is, why so many standards out there and how they are related pros and conswhat inspired technology designers in the first place or what’s the general approach of designing a communication protocol, this is the book for you.


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Explore the Home Gift Guide. It’s unlike others that simply reorganize information from different sources, this book is the redevelopment after author’s digestion. If you are a seller for this netwoks, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? If You’re a Student Additional order info. Not good for those who want a text to be well-organized and easy to follow. If you’re seeking answers for a specific problem in your protocol stack implementation or trying to get networke help for your simulation project, you’re looking at the wrong place.

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Username Password Forgot your username or password? I’ve gone through a bunch of the initial chapter already and this book is great. I like the original edition more. Comer’s “Computer Networks” book is probably the most introductory book out of this whole list and is more of a survey of networking topics that doesn’t cover anything in any real depth. Next up is the Peterson and Davie book which covers everything that Kurose and Ross discuss but is slightly more mathematical in how it goes about things.


Still, this is an excellent book in that it is a quick clear read that is very lucid in its explanations and you can’t help feeling that you understand everything that is covered in the book. This review compares the following four books: Showing of reviews.

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Comer’s “Computer Networks” book is probably the most introductory book out of this whole list and is more of a survey of networking topics that doesn’t cover anything in any real depth. Helps reinforce concepts presented in each chapter, enabling students to apply those concepts to the types of problems 4gh are most likely to encounter.

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Also the socket programming examples are in C which is a little more traditional.