Computer networks bundle

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Emad Aboelela
  • Larry Peterson
    • Print ISBN 9780123748669

    Description

    Combining a comprehensive coverage of theory and a practical guide to experiments, this bundle provides an essential resource for networking professionals and students alike. Computer Networks teaches key principles of computer networks drawn from the real world of network and protocol design. Using the Internet as the primary example network this book explains the various protocols and networking technologies and follows a systems-oriented approach. Network Simulation Experiments Manual is a practical tool for the networking professional; allowing the reader to experiment, creating innovatitive networks! Bundled together to save you money, this is an ideal way to get comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals as quickly and cheaply as possible.

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Morgan Kaufmann
    Print ISBN:
    9780123748669

    About the authors

    Emad Aboelela

    Dr. Emad Aboelela received his Ph.D in Computer Engineering from the University of Miami (Florida); M.Sc. and B.Sc in Computer Science and Automatic Control from the College of Engineering at Alexandria University (Egypt). Currently he is an Associate Professor at Taibah University, Saudi Arabia. He was a faculty member at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth for six years and at Southern Connecticut State University for two years. Dr. Aboelela is a senior member of both IEEE and ACM. He received the Distinguished Professor of the Year Award in 2009 and the Award of Academic Merit in 1998.

    Larry Peterson

    Larry L. Peterson is the Robert E. Kahn Professor of Computer Science at Princeton University, as well as Vice President and Chief Scientist at Verivue, Inc. He serves as Director of the PlanetLab Consortium, which focuses on the design of scalable network services and next-generation network architectures. He is a Fellow of the ACM and the IEEE, recipient of the IEEE Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award, and a member of the National Academy of Engineering. Professor Peterson recently served as Editor-in-Chief of the ACM Transactions on Computer Systems, he has been on the Editorial Board for the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking and the IEEE Journal on Select Areas in Communication, and he has served as program chair for SOSP, NSDI, and HotNets. Peterson is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, a Fellow of the ACM and the IEEE, and the 2010 recipient of the IEEE Kobayahi Computer and Communication Award. He received his Ph.D. degree from Purdue University in 1985.