CPST 470 Wide Area Networks

This course examines wide area network architecture and its protocols. Topics include analog and digital transmission, error correction and detection, data link protocols, multiplexing and switching, xDSL, cable networks, copper and optical media, Ethernet, fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, wireless LANs, ISDN and various routing protocols.

pre-rec: CPST-370 and CPST-475 or equivalent experience.