Course: Dedicated and Contemporary Computer Networks
ECTS points: 6 ECTS
Number of classes per week: 3+0+0+3
Lecturers: Asst. Dr. Danijela Efnusheva
Course Goals (acquired competencies): Acquiring knowledge of computer networks in different environments and systems: planes, aeronautical networks, transport networks and transport systems. Acquiring knowledge of protocols in modern computer networks for Gigabit transmission speeds.
Course Syllabus: Aeronautical networks. Civil and military airplane networks. Industrial plant control networks. Network infrastructure for real-time systems. Transport and transport system networks. Optical and wireless optical networks. Routing protocols: EIGRP, OSPF, PNNI, IS-IS, RIP, reliable flooding; Hierarchical routing; EGP, BGP-4, CIDR. Availability, resilience, protection/renewal, quick re-routing; Quality of service (QoS) QoS specification, traffic, characterization, basic mechanisms; Scheduling QoS architectures; Service guaranteeing; End-to-End adaptive applications, H.323 Architecture OverQoS; Content delivery; Traffic Engineering; High-speed router design; Second generation of network systems; Switch Fabric, Multi-Stage Fabrics; Forwarding, port mapping; Commutation and wiring; Network processors: basic building block for programmable networks; CAM and Ternary CAM IXP ; XScale Core processor; Microengines – RISC processors; Micro-engine C compiler. Design challenges of modern Tera-bit commutatiors; 100Tb/s optical controller, Commutation with labels and MPLS; MPLS; RSVP; Limited routing; Multicast; Multicast in LAN; IP Multicast architecture; IGMP; Application-level multicast.
|1||I. Moir, A. Seabridge||“Aircraft systems: mechanical, electrical, and avionics subsystems integration, third edition”
|2||A. S. Tanenbaum, D. J. Wetherall
|“Computer Networks 5th Edition”||Prentice Hall||2011|
|3||J. F. Kurose, K. W. Ross||"Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach"||Pearson||2012|