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 9  Chapter 0100:  Network Protocols

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I  Concepts &Terms Required - Chapter 0100

Protocols describe how communications take place. As with physical devices, it is possible to categorize protocols by the OSI layer at which they work. Knowing how those communications occur is key to understanding the placement of protocols among the various OSI layers.

  • Understanding packets and frames

  • Understanding the architecture, addressing, interoperability and naming conventions used by the 4 common protocol suites TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, NetBEUI and AppleTalk

  • Routable vs. non-routable protocols

  • Connection-oriented vs. Connectionless service

  • Purpose of routing protocols
Definitions You Need To Know

AppleTalk
Connection-oriented Service
Connectionless Service
Frame
IP (Internet Protocol)
IPX/SPX
NetBEUI
NetBIOS
Non-routable
OSPF
Packet
Routable
Routing Protocol
TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)
TCP/IP
UDP (User Datagram Protocol)
Virtual Circuit


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