eBook Advanced Network Programming – Principles and Techniques, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1447152921
  • ISBN-13: 9781447152927
  • DDC: 004.6
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 250 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

Answering the need for an accessible overview of the field, this text/reference presents a manageable introduction to both the theoretical and practical aspects of computer networks and network programming. Clearly structured and easy to follow, the book describes cutting-edge developments in network architectures, communication protocols, and programming techniques and models, supported by code examples for hands-on practice with creating network-based applications. Features: presents detailed coverage of network architectures; gently introduces the reader to the basic ideas underpinning computer networking, before gradually building up to more advanced concepts; provides numerous step-by-step descriptions of practical examples; examines a range of network programming techniques; reviews network-based data storage and multimedia transfer; includes an extensive set of practical code examples, together with detailed comments and explanations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Preface.
Acknowledgements.
Authors.
Contents.
1: Introduction.
2: Network Architectures.
3: Network Communications Protocols and Services.
4: Basic Network Programming.
5: Sockets.
6: Socket-Based Client–Server Communication.
7: Support for Communication-Based Services.
8: Server-Side Network Programming.
9: Client-Side Network Programming.
10: Advanced Client–Server Network Programming.
11: Conclusion.
Index.