User:Howard C. Berkowitz/Related Computers

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Architecture and requirements

  • Developing Article Computer networking reference models: Add brief definition or description
  • Stub Locality of networks: The assumption, in networking technologies, about the characteristics of the user space they support, and, as importantly, the user spaces they should ignore [e]
  • Developing Article Value of networks: A variety of factors influence the value of communications networks, including the number of participants, the interconnections among the participants, and the reliability of both the physical network and the information it carries. [e]
  • Developing Article Protocol (computer): A complete specification of the rules for communication between two or more computing devices in a computer network. [e]

Subtopics

  • Anycast: A technique for increasing load distribution and fault tolerance in networks with multiple copies of a read-only server function, but with the same unicast address. [e]
  • Stub Unicasting: In computer networks, the transmission of a frame, packet, or message, which has a destination address that maps to one and only one target [e]

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Applications

Naming

  • Approved Article Domain Name System: The Internet service which translates to and from IP addresses and domain names. [e]

Subtopics

End-to-End

Subtopics

Internetwork

Addressing

Routing

Data link

  • Developing Article Ethernet: An early proprietary standard for local area networks developed by IEEE Project 802; the term has become generic for various connectors and communications techniques although the name of a standard would be more precise. [e]
  • Developing Article IEEE 802.3: The primary standards body for evolved Ethernet over physical media protocols [e]

Medium attachment

  • Developing Article IEEE 802.3: The primary standards body for evolved Ethernet over physical media protocols [e]

Transmission media