Chapter 17. Case Studies

This chapter covers the following topics:

Real-World Applicability


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Practice is the best of all instructors. —Publilius Syrus, Maxim 439, first century B.C.

Knowledge is to be acquired only by a corresponding experience. How can we know what we are told merely? Each man can interpret another’s experience only by his own. —Henry David Thoreau, A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers, 1849


This chapter applies the information you’ve learned over the past 16 chapters to three case studies. By reading case studies, you can see how the information presented in this book can be applied to networks with specific ...

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