Whatever your role in the technology industry -- from marketing to programming -- you need a clear understanding of the fundamentals of networking. With this video course, legendary author and consultant Uyless Black becomes your personal networking trainer, delivering more than four hours of outstanding digital video instruction covering every essential concept underlying networks and the Internet. Based on Black's popular live seminars, this course brings together expert lectures, interactive Q&As, Web resources, and a complete companion workbook -- all designed to help you master networking quickly and painlessly! Black first introduces the fundamentals of human and machine communications, and sketches how networks transmit information between users. He introduces modems and the classic switched telephone network; then quickly moves on to today's sophisticated digital networks. He clearly explains key concepts such as bit rates, bandwidth, and multiplexing; and shows how voice and data can be integrated. Finally, he introduces key issues associated with the Internet, including network addressing and names, routing, backup, route discovery, and the role of Internet Service Providers.
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A complete digital video introduction to networking and the Internet.
Whatever your role in the technology industry, you need a clear understanding of the fundamentals of networking and the Internet. In this digital seminar, legendary author and consultant Uyless Black becomes your personal networking instructor, presenting 4 1/2 hours of outstanding digital video instruction that covers everything from the basics of digital data networks to sophisticated Internet addressing, routing, and name resolution. Based on Black's popular live seminar, this course brings together expert lectures, interactive Q&As, Web resources, and a complete companion workbook - all designed to help you master networking quickly and painlessly! Ideal for the busy professional who needs to come up to speed quickly on networking fundamentals.
A complete digital seminar: learn how networks and the Internet work!
Master key networking and Internet concepts through 4 1/2 hours of digital video lectures by top telecom consultant Uyless Black!
Test your knowledge with challenging assessment questions, all backed with straight-to-the-point answers and explanations!
Includes a Companion Web Site with even more practice questions and instant feedback!
Includes comprehensive Networking 101 workbook!
Bonus Workbook! These printed course materials come straight from Uyless Black's renowned live seminar! You'll find every course visual, additional Q&As, and extensive supplementary resources that provide in-depth insight into today's most important internetworking problems and solutions.
20 lectures cover the key building blocks of networks and the Internet!
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Total Running Time:Over 4 1/2 Hours About the Author:
Uyless Black is a respected consultant and lecturer on networking, and author of all books in his Prentice Hall Series in Advanced Communications Technologies, including Voice Over IP, IP Routing Protocols, ATM: Foundations for Broadband Networks, and Emerging Communications Technologies. His previous video courses include IP Routing Protocols - The Complete Video Course, Internet Architecture and Protocols - The Complete Video Course, and IP Telephony Complete Video Course.
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Book Description Prentice Hall PTR, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0130931896