Teach Yourself TCP/IP in 24 Hours

In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you’ll discover how to implement, monitor, and manage a TCP/IP network – even the latest cloud-based and IPv6 networks.

Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll uncover the essentials of TCP/IP and put that knowledge to work through practical examples.

Each lesson builds on what you’ve already learned, giving you a strong real-world foundation for success. Expert author and network engineer Joe Casad guides you from the basics to advanced techniques – including TCP/IP’s architecture, layers, subnetting, CIDR, routing, security, utilities, remote access, web services, streaming, and much more.

If you’re looking for a smart, concise introduction to the protocols that power the Internet, start your clock and look inside. Teach Yourself TCP/IP in 24 Hours is your guide to the secrets of TCP/IP.

Learn how to:

  • Understand what TCP/IP is, and how it works.
  • Discover how IPv6 differs from IPv4, and how to migrate or coexist with IPv6.
  • Work with TCP/IP’s Network.
  • Access, Internet, Transport, and Application layers.
  • Implement flexible addressing with subnetting and CIDR.
  • Establish efficient and reliable routing.
  • Implement name resolution.
  • Secure TCP/IP networks – detect and prevent attacks.
  • Automatically configure TCP/IP clients and hosts.
  • Provide classic TCP/IP services and powerful new Web services.
  • Use TCP/IP in advanced cloud-based environments.
  • Support efficient media streaming and webcasting.
  • Capitalize on the benefits of the new HTML5 standard.
  • Run TCP/IP protocols over wireless networks.
  • Troubleshoot TCP/IP networks with ping, traceroute, and other tools.
  • Provide for monitoring and remote access.
  • Deploy efficient email systems with POP3, IMAP4, and SMTP.
  • Walk through all facets of implementing a TCP/IP network.


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