Fundamental Concepts & Definitions

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CSN Readings: Chapter 1, 2, 12

Access Issues

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Introduction to Telecommunications

Introduction Part 1 audio mp3 34min , ppt , html , qt movie
Introduction Part 2 audio mp3 13min

Discussion of Acronyms, Terms, Backbone, and Tiers listed below

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Internet Glossary of Acronyms
Glossary of Internet Terms (pdf)
The Internet Phenomenon (pdf)
NSF Backbone (Historical)
Texas Backbone (Historical)
The exponential growth of the Internet (pdf)
The Internet Backbone
Internet Backbone 1991
Internet Backbone 1993
Internet Backbone 2009
Network Tiers
Hobbes' Internet Timeline v7.0 (pdf)

Historical Real Audio/Video Lectures

Welcome video (Knezek, 1998) movie 2min

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