Computer Science: An Overview
Now in its ninth edition, this book continues to provide acomprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date introduction to the dynamicfield of computer science using a breadth-first approach. This bookpresents an introductory survey of computer science. It explores thebreadth of the subject while including enough depth to convey anhonest appreciation for the topics involved. The new edition includesreorganization of some key material for enhanced clarity (SoftwareEngineering and Artificial Intelligence chapters), new and expandedmaterial on Security and Data Abstractions, more on ethics anddifferent ethical theories in Chapter 0. Anyone interested in gaining athorough introduction to Computer Science.
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4.2 The Internet The most notable example of an internet is the Internet (note the
uppercase I), which originated from research projects going back to the early
1960s. The goal was to develop the ability to link a variety of computer networks
158 Networking and the Internet Internet2 Now that the Internet has shifted from a
research project to a household commodity, the research community has moved
on to a project called Internet2. Internet2 is intended as an academic-only ...
normally sent via TCP but the communication carried out by the name servers
when translating addresses from mnemonic form into IP form uses UDP IP is the
Internet's standard for the network layer. Among its features is that each time an
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This book was assigned reading for the opening class to my MSIT. I found it a great refresher for a large part of my original CS degree. It is well put together and fairly easy to read. Lots of useful ... Read full review
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