Networking Fundamentals

Networking Fundamentals

TCP/IP

  1. TCP/IP are a set of rules that governs the connection of computer systems to the Internet. The Internet Protocol (IP) is a numerical label assigned to each device connected to a computer network. Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) is responsible for the data delivery to the IP. 

    1. For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpsEaqJV_A0

MAC Address

  1. A media access control (MAC) address is a unique identifier assigned to a network interface controller, such as a wireless adapter for WiFi or an Ethernet adapter for a wired connection. IPs usually sit on top of MAC addresses. 
    1. For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrG7RTWIJak 

DNS

  1. The Domain Name System (DNS) turns domain names, such as www.nsuok.edu, into IP addresses. 
    1. For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rck3BALhI5

DHCP

  1. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) automatically provides an host with ab IP address and other related configuration information. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
    1. For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S43CFcpOZSI

 

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Article ID: 133063
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Tue 6/8/21 11:50 AM
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