Unformatted text preview: formats; transitioning from IPv4 to IPv6; comparing IPv4 header with IPv6 header • High-speed LANs: Ethernet (802.3) hubs and switches; Fast Ethernet (802.3u); Gigabit Ethernet (802.3z); 10 Gbps Ethernet; 100 Gbps Ethernet • ATM: ATM architecture; VPs and VCs; advantages of VPs; ATM cell and header format; cell framing in ATM using the HEC (refer to finite state machine discussed); AAL5 • High-speed networks performance issues Types of problems 1. Computing the efficiency, U, in sending a message using AAL5 (refer to example given in class). 2. Problem on IPv4 fragmentation (refer to Assignment problem #1). 3. Problems similar to problems 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 in the assignment....
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- Spring '11
- Transmission Control Protocol, High-speed LANS, IPv4 fragmentation