CSCI1680

(Formerly CS168)

Computer Networks

Instructor(s):
Course Home Page:
http://cs.brown.edu/courses/csci1680/
Location:CIT 316
Meeting Time:I: TTh 10:30-11:50
Exam Group:13: 12/19/2016 at 2:00 P.M.
Semester:1 (Fall)
Offered this year?Yes
When Offered?Most years


Description

Covers the technologies supporting the Internet, from Ethernet and WiFi through the routing protocols that govern the flow of traffic and the web technologies that are generating most of it. A major concern is understanding the protocols used on the Internet: how they work, their shortcomings, what the issues are, and what improvements are on the horizon. Prerequisite: CSCI 0310 or 0330, or consent of instructor.

CRN: 16267