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INFS6230-A Networks & Data Comput/Comm    (Fall 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 3 (08/26/2013 - 10/17/2013)

Days: T

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Wheatley Center 112

Seats Available: 14 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides the student with terminology and concepts related to data communications in an Internet driven world. Emphasis is placed on the integration of software and hardware considerations with systems analysis and design for computer networks. The role of telecommunications in systems design for networking and distributed processing is presented, along with the architecture of data communication systems ranging from local area networks to international wide area networks. Current technologies that include hardware, software, and protocols are presented, and an emphasis is placed on the application of the technology to the solution of problems. Other topics include the definition of network requirements, evaluation of technology, design and installation of the network, security management, and network performance. Hands-on experience are provided with an actual LAN.

About The Instructor

Valerie J. Powell, R.T. (R), Ph.D.
University Professor of Computer and Information Systems
 Computer and Information Systems

powell@rmu.edu
412-397-6452 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 324

Profile

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