Web Resources
Chapter 1: Introduction
History of Networking
Internet Management
Networking (General Sites)
News Media
OSI Model
Professional and Technical Organizations
References (General)
Standards Organizations
Telecommunications
Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols
Wireless Networks
Chapter 2: The Physical Layer
Cable Television Networks
Cellular Telephone Networks
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Fiber Optics
Satellite Networks
SONET
Spread Spectrum
Telephone System
Wireless Networks
Chapter 3: The Data Link Layer
High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)
Petri Nets
Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)
Chapter 4: The Medium Access Sublayer
Bluetooth
Ethernet
IEEE 802
LANs
VLANs
Chapter 5: The Network Layer
Internet Backbones
Internet Protocol (IP)
Mobile IP
Routing
Quality of Service
Chapter 6: The Transport Layer
Remote Procedure Call
RTP
Socket Programming
TCP/IP
UDP/IP
Chapter 7: The Application Layer
Domain Name System (DNS)
Dynamic Web Page Construction
Electronic Mail
HTML and XML
Multimedia
Network Administration
RTP
Voice over IP
Wireless Web
World Wide Web
Chapter 8: Network Security
Authentication
Cryptography
Hacking and Cracking
Privacy
Security
Social Issues
Steganography
Viruses and Malware
Alphabetical Index of Categories
  Web Resources from Andrew S. Tanenbaum.  
 

Authentication

Bluetooth

Cable Television Networks

Cellular Telephone Networks

Cryptography

Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)

Domain Name System (DNS)

Dynamic Web Page Construction

Electronic Mail

Ethernet

Fiber Optics

Hacking and Cracking

  • BugTraq Mailing list on software security holes, from SecurityFocus
  • 2600.com Online version of popular quarterly magazine for hackers
  • Interhack Research Studies the latest techniques of attackers
  • Nmap Free utility that scans a system for weaknesses

High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)

History of Networking

HTML and XML

IEEE 802

Internet Backbones

Internet Management

Internet Protocol (IP)

LANs

Mobile IP

Multimedia

Network Administration

  • IEEE 802.1 Covers network management
  • Network Uptime Site for network technicians and managers
  • SimpleWeb Tutorials on SNMP and network administration
  • Traceroute Tools to trace the route taken by IP packets from 60 countries

Networking (General Sites)

News Media

Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model

Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)

Petri Nets

Privacy

Professional and Technical Organizations

Reference

Remote Procedure Call

Routing

RTP

Quality of Service

Satellite Networks

  • Globalstar Operational nearly-global network of 48 LEO satellites
  • GPS Interactive tutorial using Shockwave, from GPS manufacturer Trimble
  • GPS Tutorial Online and downloadable book
  • ICO Under-construction global broadband data network of 10 MEO satellites
  • Inmarsat The original mobile satellite communications provider
  • Intelsat The first and largest commercial satellite operator
  • Iridium Operational global voice network of 66 LEO satellites
  • Lloyd's satellite constellations Comprehensive site focused on data networking by satellite
  • Orbcomm Operational narrowband data network covering most of the world
  • Satellite Industry Association Represents the U.S. satellite industry
  • Skybridge Planned global broadband data network of 80 LEO satellites
  • SkyReport Daily news on the satellite industry
  • Spaceway Planned broadband data network from satellite giant Hughes
  • Teledesic Planned global broadband data network of 30 MEO satellites

Security

Social Issues

Socket Programming

Spread Spectrum

Steganography

Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)

Standards Organizations

Telecommunications

Telephone System

TCP/IP

UDP/IP

VLANs

Viruses and Malware

Voice over IP

Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols

Wireless Networks

Wireless Web

World Wide Web

 
  Alphabetical Index of Categories  
  Authentication
Bluetooth
Cable Television Networks
Cellular Telephone Networks
Cryptography
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Domain Name System (DNS)
Dynamic Web Page Construction
Electronic Mail
Ethernet
Fiber Optics
Hacking and Cracking
High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC)
History of Networking
HTML and XML
IEEE 802
Internet Backbones
Internet Management
Internet Protocol (IP)
LANs
Mobile IP
Multimedia
Network Administration
Networking (General Sites)
OSI Model
Petri Nets
Professional and Technical Organizations
Point-to-point Protocol (PPP)
Privacy
References (General)
Routing
Remote Procedure Call
RTP
Quality of Service
Satellite Networks
Security
Socket Programming
Social Issues
SONET
Spread Spectrum
Standards Organizations
Steganography
Telecommunications
Telephone System
TCP/IP
UDP/IP
VLANs
Viruses and Malware
Voice over IP
Wide Area Networking (WAN) Protocols
Wireless Networks
Wireless Web
World Wide Web