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Why Take This Program?

This course covers fundamental aspects of telecommunication networking. It is designed to address the needs of those involved in various aspects of IT and wireless and mobile technologies who need to understand how networks work in slightly deeper and more detailed manner. The course also provides reference points to the standardization documents of different networking protocols and can act as a stepping stone towards getting involved in those standardization efforts such as IP, TCP, Cloud, network virtualization, and Software-defined Networking.
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Curriculum

  • 1
    Internet Architecture
    • Your copy of the Slides to download
    • Overview Internet Architecture
    • Assignment 1: Internet Architecture
    • Quiz 1
    • Assignment 2: Fragmentation
    • Quiz 2
    • Assignment 3: Addressing Internet Hosts
    • Quiz 3
    • Assignment 4: Networks and Subnets
    • Assignment 5: Variable subnets
    • Assignment 6: IPv6 addressing
    • Assignment 7: Routing
    • Quiz 4
  • 2
    Internetwork Communications
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    • Overview Internetwork Communications
    • Assignment 1: IPv4 Header
    • Assignment 2: IP Fragmentation & Reassembly
    • Assignment 3: IPv6 header
    • Assignment 4: Naming over the Internet
    • Assignment 5: DNS Architecture
    • Further Reading
  • 3
    Transport Layer Protocols
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    • Overview Transport Layer Protocols
    • Assignment 1: TCP connection Setup and Tear down
    • Assignment 2: TCP Multiplexing
    • Assignment 3: TCP Flow Control
    • Assignment 4: Reliability
    • Assignment 5: TCP Congestion Control
    • Further Reading
  • 4
    Mobile Internet
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    • Overview: Mobile Internet
    • Assignment 1: IP & Mobility
    • Quiz 1
    • Assignment 2: Mobile IP
    • Assignment 3: Mobile IP operation
    • Quiz 2
    • Assignment 4: TCP over Mobile & Wireless
    • Quiz 3
    • Assignment 5: TCP solutions for Mobile & Wireless
  • 5
    Multiple Access & Data Link Layer
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    • Overview Multiple Access & Data Link Layer FREE PREVIEW
    • Assignment 1: Multiple Access
    • Quiz 1
    • Assignment 2: Carrier Sense Multiple Access (CSMA)
    • Quiz 2
    • Assignment 3: other DLC functions
    • Quiz 3
    • Assignment 4: Retransmission and ARQ
    • Quiz 4
    • Relevant Readings
  • 6
    New Networking Paradigms
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    • Overview New Networking Paradigms
    • Assignment 1: Virtualization
    • Quiz 1
    • Assignment 2: Cloud Computing
    • Quiz 2
    • Assignment 3: Mobile Cloud Computing
    • Quiz 3
    • Assignment 4: Software-defined Networking
    • Assignment 5: OpenFlow protocol
    • Relevant Materials - further reading

Trainer: Toktam Mahmoodi

Associate Professor at King's College London

Toktam Mahmoodi is currently Associate Professor in Telecommunication at King’s College London. She works in close collaboration with telecom industry, and their policymakers and standardization bodies as well as application sectors of mobile and wireless communications such as health and automotive. She has a range of academic and industry experience in different organizations and within three continents (Asia, Europe, and America). Toktam has worked through the evolution of wireless technologies from GSM, and DECT to the 3G, 4G and 5G mobile networks.
Trainer: Toktam Mahmoodi

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