Protocol stacks

Code No
Skill Category No: 
2
Skill No: 
2
Topic No: 
10
Level: 
I
Objective: 

Understanding the concept of OSI reference models and TCP/IP protocol stacks. Knowing TCP/IP as an example of practical deployed protocol. Understanding the concept of IP address, TCP port number and other advanced features provided by TCP/IP protocol stack.

  • Understanding socket interfaces
    •  UNIX domain socket
    •  INET socket
  • Understanding IP and UDP
    •  IP address
    •  IPv4 and IPv6
    •  Routing
  • Understanding UDP and TCP
  • Difference between two major protocols
  • TCP flow control and congestion control