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CSCE 463-500/612-600: Networks and Distributed Processing
TR 11:10-12:25pm (Fall 2023) in HRBB 113

Syllabus

PDF

Lectures (* marks homework due dates)

Date

File

Lecture

Topic

8/22/23 PDF

Preliminaries I

Syllabus, Visual Studio

8/24/23 PDF

Preliminaries II

Pointers, sockets, HTTP

8/29/23 PDF

Introduction I *

Terminology and overview

8/31/23 PDF

Introduction II

Delay and loss

9/5/23 PDF

Application layer I *

Application types, HTTP

9/7/23  

Quiz 1

Chapter 1

9/12/23 PDF

Application layer II

Caching, cookies, FTP, email

9/14/23 PDF

Application layer III

DNS basics

9/19/23 PDF

Application layer IV *

DNS vulnerabilities

9/21/23  

Midterm 1

Chapters 1-2, homework #1

9/26/23 PDF

Application layer V

Other DNS uses, P2P
9/28/23 PDF

Transport layer I

Multiplexing, UDP

10/3/23 PDF

Transport Layer II

Reliable data transfer, stop & wait

10/5/23  

Quiz 2

Chapter 2

10/10/23  

Fall Break

Fall Break

10/12/23 PDF

Transport Layer III *

Go-back-N, Selective Repeat

10/17/23 PDF

Transport Layer IV

Timeouts, flow control, fast retx

10/19/23 PDF

Transport Layer V

Congestion control

10/24/23  

Midterm 2

Chapters 2-3, homework #2

10/26/23 PDF

Transport Layer VI *

TCP modeling, fairness

10/31/23 PDF

Network Layer I

Introduction

11/2/23 PDF

Network Layer II

Switching, IP header

11/7/23  

Quiz 3

Chapters 3-4

11/9/23 PDF

Network Layer III *

NAT, link-state routing

11/14/23 PDF

Network Layer IV

Distance vector, RIP, OSPF

11/16/23 PDF

Network Layer V

BGP, multicast

11/21/23 PDF

Data-link Layer I *

Error detection/correction, CSMA

11/23/23   Thanksgiving Thanksgiving
11/28/23 PDF

Data-link Layer II

Ethernet, hubs/switches

11/30/23  

Midterm 3

Chapters 3-5, homework #3-4

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Class Materials

Useful Links

Homework

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File(s)

Topic

Due

1

p1, p2, p3

Web client (3 parts)

8/29, 9/5, 9/19

2

PDF

Native DNS resolver

10/12

3

p1, p2, p3

Reliable data transfer (3 parts)

10/26, 11/9, 11/21

4

PDF

Parallel traceroute

12/9


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