2Networking Protocols

CERTIFICATION OBJECTIVES

2.01

Describe Protocols

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Over the years, industry standards organizations and private companies have developed standard methods of communication that allow computing devices to cooperate and communicate on a network. These standard methods of communication are known as network protocols. Understanding these protocols is a very important part of becoming a network engineer or administrator. This chapter will provide you with a detailed introduction to network protocols and information about the functionality ...

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