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Asynchronous Communications

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Data Communication Concepts

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Integrated Services (Int-Serv)

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OSI (Open Systems Interconnection) Model

Packets and Packet-Switching Networks


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Protocols and Protocol Stacks

QoS (Quality of Service)


Reliable Data Delivery Services

TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)



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Flow Control in the Transport Area, by Michael Pierce

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