In this chapter, you will learn:
• The history and fundamentals of the Internet, Internet Control Message, Transmission Control, and User Datagram Protocols
• The similarities and differences between the OSI and TCP/IP models
• The different types of network addresses and how they interoperate
The protocols of the Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)/Internet Protocol (IP) suite are fundamental to the functionality of the Internet and, mostly as a result of that, have become the de facto standard across most networks ...