Charming, easy-to-follow illustrations, description, and diagrams help simplify difficult concepts in this introductory guide to TCP/IP. Covers network services and protocols; the application, transport, network, data link, and physical layer, routing, and security.
This visual guide covers the fundamentals of TCP/IP (Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol), the communications suite used to transmit data on the internet. You'll learn the core protocols that make TCP/IP internetworks function as well as TCP/IP protocol architecture. Each topic is laid out in two-page spreads that talk about single ideas from start to finish, and dozens of handy diagrams, charts, and drawings help you visualize challenging concepts.