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Routing TCP/IP, Volume I (CCIE Professional Development) by Jeff Doyle

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Looking Ahead

This chapter has established that a network address must have both a network portion and a host portion and that some mechanism must exist for mapping a network address to a data link identifier. Chapter 2, “TCP/IP Review,” shows how IP meets these requirements. It examines the IP address format, the method by which IP does network-to-data link mappings, and a few other mechanisms important to the IP routing process.

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