Local Area Networks

Course Description

Definition of a local area network. Protocol architecture and LAN topologies. Multiple mediumaccessinlocalareanetworks.Multipleaccesscontrol.Standardsofphysicallayerin local area networks. Networking devices in LAN. LAN internetworking. Virtual LANs. Security in local area networks. Local area network management. LAN performance. Internetworking between LANs and public networks. Software-Defined Networking. WLAN planning.

Learning Outcomes

  1. define the basic concepts of LANs
  2. estimate the important parameters of local area networks (LANs
  3. solve the problem in LANs
  4. categorize existing ideas and give a new solutio
  5. compare of quality of solutions
  6. Create simple wireless LAN.

Forms of Teaching

Lectures

Laboratory

Week by Week Schedule

  1. Physical and MAC layers in local area networks (LANs)
  2. Physical and MAC layers in local area networks (LANs)
  3. Physical and MAC layers in local area networks (LANs)
  4. Physical and MAC layers in local area networks (LANs)
  5. Multiple access
  6. Media access control and logical link control
  7. Media access control and logical link control
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Ethernet standards
  10. Ethernet standards
  11. Switching and routing in LANs; local networks interconnections
  12. Switching and routing in LANs; local networks interconnections
  13. Virtual LANs
  14. Virtual LANs
  15. Final exam

Study Programmes

University undergraduate
Computer Engineering (module)
Elective Courses (6. semester)
Computing (study)
Elective Courses (6. semester)
Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (study)
Elective Courses (6. semester)
Information Processing (module)
Elective Courses (6. semester)
Telecommunication and Informatics (module)
Elective Courses (6. semester)

Literature

(.), M.S. Gast, 802.11 Wireless Networks, O'Reilly, 2005. ,
(.), B. Hartpence, Packet Guide to Routing and Switching, O'Reilly,2011. ,
(.), C.E. Spurgeon, J. Zimmerman, Ethernet - The Definitive Guide, O'Reilly,2014. ,

Laboratory exercises

For students

General

ID 183386
  Summer semester
5 ECTS
L3 English Level
L1 e-Learning
30 Lectures
15 Laboratory exercises