I am having trouble understanding how TCP works. I have looked at the Wikipedia page and there references, and I cannot seem to understand the table showing the TCP segment structure. I understand ...
Suppose I type in the website www.youtube.com. The computer first asks a local domain name server (DNS) what the IP address of this website is. If it can't find ...
This is what I know: GBN weakness is the fact that when the window size is too large, the number of packets in the pipeline grows and one packet error causes the retransmition of many packets ...
I'm looking at collision detection in communication protocols, in particular Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection (CSMA/CD). According to what I've read on Wikipedia, a collision ...
I really wonder how torrent downloads can be resumed at later point of time. If such a technology exists, then why is it not possible in browsers? It is often not possible to pause a browser download ...
I need to recover a data block from a repeated stream of data. I'm looking to see what algorithms may already exist for this as it does not feel like a novel situation. Here are the specifics: ...