X Chapter 0100: Summary
The general concepts of protocols have been defined. Protocols characteristics have been compared in terms of vendor-specific vs. standards-based, addressing, packet format, routing and connection-oriented vs. connectionless nature.
You then learned about the specifics of many of the most common protocol suites: IPX/SPX (Novell), NetBEUI (Microsoft), AppleTalk (Apple) and TCP/IP (industry standard). Defining features of these suites were discussed, as was the potential for interoperability.
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