Course Information

CSC 8550: Concepts of Data Communications

Credits: 3 Level: graduate


Analog and digital transmission; media; communication channels; digital IDN carriers: T1, T3, SONET. Asynchronous and synchronous transmission; link protocols; multiplexing; switching: circuit and packet; voice and data PBXs; X.25, frame relay, ATM, ISDN; local area networks; OSI model; routing and transport; management.


CSC 8400