EECS 745 High Performance Networks

Fall 2004, Wed 7:10pm, Edwards Campus
Regnier Hall Room 368
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
The University of Kansas

Lecturer: Benjamin Ewy
Email: bewy at ittc.ku.edu

Overview:
This class is an in depth exploration of high speed data networks with an emphasis on hands on learning and experience using lab resources.
Lecture Schedule:
  • Lecture 1 August 25, 2004 - Introduction, Foundations, Direct Link Networks - Encoding, Framing
  • Lecture 2 September 1, 2004 - Direct Link Networks - Error Detection, Reliable Transmission, Ethernet, Installing UNIX
  • Lecture 3 September 8, 2004 - Direct Link Networks - Error Detection, Reliable Transmission, Ethernet, Introduction to Cisco Routers
  • Lecture 4 September 15, 2004 - Direct Link Networks - Wireless 802.11
  • Quiz 1 is September 22, 2004 - Covering all slides from previous lecturesand lab work from Sep 1, and Sep 8.
  • Lecture 5 September 22, 2004 - Packet Switching, VLANs, and Trunking
  • Lecture 6 September 29, 2004 - Internetworking - IPv4, DHCP, ICMP
  • Lecture 7 October 6, 2004 - Internetworking - DNS and Multicast
  • Lecture 8 October 13, 2004 - Internetworking - IPv6
  • Quiz 2 is October 20, 2004 - Covering lectures and labs 5-8.
  • Lecture 9 October 27, 2004 - End to End Protocols
  • Lecture 10 November 3, 2004 - TCP Extensions and Queuing
  • Lecture 11 November 10, 2004 - Wireless Data Evolution
  • Lecture 12 November 17, 2004 - Reliable Systems
  • Lecture 13 December 1, 2004 - Secure Systems
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