Course Name: 

Advanced Computer Netwoks (IT365)


B.Tech (IT)


Programme Specific Electives (PSE)

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-2) 4


Review of TCP/IP Protocol suit with latest developments, Broadband networks, advanced concepts: ATM, Frame Relay, Fiber Optic Networks: SONET, VOIP, MIPv6 etc., Remote Access and Wireless Networking: Virtual Private Networks - L2 and L3 Switches, Tunneling; BGP and Adaptive Routing, MPLS: QoS, Network Recovery/Restoration; Security Issues in TCP/IP and BGP, DoS/DDoS attacks, Mitigation with recent trends, Cryptography, Intrusion Detection; Network Management issues and protocols, Internet Management, Common Management Information services/protocol (CMIS/CMIP), Network Trouble Shooting, QoS (Integrated/Differentiated Services), Port based Network Access control, Availability, Scalability, Load Balancing and Recent Trends.


James F Kurose and Keith W Rose, Computer Networking, Pearson Education, 2003
Andrew. S. Tannenbaum, Computer Networks, Prentice Hall of India, 2nd Edition, 2002.
M. Subramanian, Network Management: Principles and Practice, Addison- Wesley, 2000.
William Stallings, Data and Computer Communications and Networking, 2nd Edition, TMH, 2002.
Behrouz A Forouzan, Data Communications and Networking, 2nd edition, TMH, 2002
Leon,Garcia and Widjaja - Communication Networks, TMH 2002.


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