(CIS 175 -Intro 2 Ntwrking) Week 4 Lab

(CIS 175-Intro 2 - when only text was being tramsmitted Bit-oriented framing-This type of framing allows the sender to transmit a long string of

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Nicely done. Thanks :) Week 4 Lab Action 1 : What is fixed-sized framing? What is variable-size framing? In fixed size framing, the frame itself is used to define the size. In variable-sized framing, you need a way to find the beginning and end of each frame. Action 2 : Describe the two approaches to variable-size framing. Character-oriented framing -Computer data is normally stored as characters that are encoded with a combination of 8 bits. This type of framing differentiates one byte from another. This type was commonly used
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Unformatted text preview: when only text was being tramsmitted. Bit-oriented framing -This type of framing allows the sender to transmit a long string of bits at one time. There is usually a maximum frame size. The data will be read by the upper layers as to what type information it is. If no data is being transmitted, this same sequence is continuously transmitted to remain synchronized....
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course COMPUTER S 100 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '11 term at Strayer.

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