IT501-Advanced Topics in Computer Networks

This course covers the topics: Review of OSI layered architecture, security, privacy, text compression, application layer: distributed computing, network operating systems, topics of research and development such as routing, congestion control, multicasting and resource reservation in the internet, wireless networks, multimedia networks, Voice over IP (VoIP) and Quality of Service (QoS), crosslayer design, cognitive networks, programmable network, future Internet design, overlay networks, ad hoc and sensor networks, performance study of computer networks, current research problems and proposed solutions in the field.

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