Upon completion of this chapter of computer networking, students are aware about following concepts:

  • Understand Network fundamentals and terminology.
  • Understand principles of LAN design such as topology and configuration depending on types of users accessing the network.
  • Understand different type of network interfaces and their uses by identifying and using basic Network components, choosing appropriate network type and media.
  • Describe and analyze the network, components of a network and their use.
  • Explain networking topologies and their hierarchical relationship hardware and software.
  • Compare different topologies and select appropriate topology for a particular design.
  • Manage multiple networks, LAN, MAN and WAN, also compare them with each other. 
  • Explain concepts and theories of networking and apply them to various situations, classifying networks, analyzing performance, and implementing new technologies. 

Identify components of networks and the roles they serve

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