In this course, we deal with the general issues regarding packet switching networks. We discuss packet networks from two perspectives. One perspective involves external view of the network, and is concerned with services that the network provides to the transport layer that operates above it at the end systems. The second perspective is concerned with the internal operation of a network, including approaches directing information across the network, addressing and routing procedures, as well as congestion control inside the network.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM PACKET SWITCHING NETWORKS AND ALGORITHMS
I have learnt many things here about the networking system, security and moreover!
Very useful course, gained knowledge in Deapth about computer networks
This course make us to analyze packet switching networks and routing algorithms
Course videos were pretty much monotonous.
Assignments were pretty good and challenging.
About the Computer Communications Specialization
This specialization is developed for seniors and fresh graduate students to understand fundamental network architecture concepts and their impacts on cyber security, to develop skills and techniques required for network protocol design, and prepare for a future of constant change through exposure to network design alternatives. Students will require a prior knowledge of C programming, an understanding of math probability and a computer science background is a plus.
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