Computer Networking: Principles, Protocols and Practice
by Olivier Bonaventure
Number of pages: 282
This open textbook aims to fill the gap between the open-source implementations and the open-source network specifications by providing a detailed but pedagogical description of the key principles that guide the operation of the Internet.
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- Cisco Systems
This book provides a foundation for understanding modern networking. Topics include flow control, error checking, multiplexing, mapping the OSI model to networking / internetworking functions, addressing schemes within the OSI model, etc.
by Sharam Hekmat - PragSoft Corporation
This book is concerned with post-computer communication networks and two of its streams: data communication and telecommunication. It provides a coverage of the key concepts and techniques, so as to prepare readers for more advanced discussions.
by Robert Horning, at al. - Wikibooks
This book explains different aspects of serial data communication. The focus will be around the implementation of RS-232 based serial data communication and will explore a wide range of implementations and uses for serial data transfer.
by Mark Burgess - Wiley
Network and system administration here refers to the skill of managing complexity. This book describes the science behind these complex systems, independent of the operating systems they work on. The book provides a unique approach to an old problem.