Recent Research Papers On Computer Networks
Click on any of the term papers to read a brief synopsis of the research paper. The essay synopsis includes the number of pages and sources cited in the paper.
Computer Networking and How It Evolved
A 3 page paper that defines the term "computer networking" and examines how the process of networking has changed and evolved over the past half century. Included are brief discussions of the two most common types of computer networking, local area networking, or LAN, and wide area networking, or WAN. Bibliography lists 5 sources.
Current Trends Regarding Network Security Issues
This paper examines trends that are impacting the concept of computer network security, including the separation between sophisticated and amateur hackers, the problems with firewalls and the difficulty in protecting wireless networks. A major focus of the paper is addressed toward wireless networks. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
Complex Problems Solved Through Transmission Control Protocol / Internet Protocol
A 12-page essay that presents a general overview of Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol, the protocol suite that revolutionized computer networking and made high volume traffic between different operating platforms a possibility and a reality. Included is a brief history of the birth of the Internet and the conditions and events that led to the development of the standardized TCP/IP protocol set. Also included is an in-depth discussion of the various tasks performed both at the TCP layer and at the IP layer. Bibliography lists 14 sources. LCTCP-IP.doc