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Daryl's TCP/IP Primer - an online tutorial intended to give the reader a reasonable working knowledge of TCP/IP subnetting, addressing, and routing, covering the OSI Model, why is IP so much more difficult than IPX, IP addresses, subnet masks, and subnetting, routing and static routes, troubleshooting, TCP and UDP communication, network address translation (NAT), the domain name system (DNS), tips for building an IP LAN, WAN connectivity and more   (Rating: 7.10 Votes: 2358)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (7)

ISDN Tutorial - a text-based tutorial on ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network), covering what ISDN is, ISDN History, advantages, BRI , PRI, Channels, interfaces, Layer 1, 2 and 3 Protocols what happens when a call is set up and more   (Rating: 7.16 Votes: 2356)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (1)

Networking Basics - short, text-based instructional articles on the basics of computer networking, covering what a network is, CRC error correction, ethernets, how to convert decimal numbers into binary numbers, IEEE & 802 standards, MAC addresses, network interface cards, network segments, networking hardware devices, networks and their requirements, packets, VPN, what a bridge is, what a hub is, what a motherboard is, what a repeater is, what a router is, what a switch is and more   (Rating: 7.11 Votes: 2238)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (2)

The CTDP Networking Guide - a detailed illustrated computer networking tutorial covering network basics, media, architecture, other transport protocols, functions, applications, with specific lessons on hardware connections, TCP/IP Ports and Addresses, data link layer and IEEE, repeaters, bridges, routers, ARP and RARP address translation, basic addressing, IP, TCP, UDP, hardware cabling, wireless media, ethernet, token ring, ARCnet, AppleTalk, FDDI, IPX/SPX, NetBEUI, SNA, routing, IP Masquerading, firewalls, DNS, virtual private networking, BOOTP and DHCP, RPC and NFS, dynamic routing protocols, installing drivers, network operating systems, wide area networks, backing up the network, fault tolerance, troubleshooting and more   (Rating: 7.12 Votes: 2361)   Rate this site: 5 6 7 8 9 10  Read Comments (3)

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