This book leads the way in providing in-depth coverage of tools and techniques (or the performance evaluation of TCP/IP networks. Designed for use in a second course on networking with a prerequisite course on introductory networking or data communications, it is also valuable for professionals working as network C engineers, R&D managers, research scientists, and network administrators as reference to the most recent advances in TCP performance research. FEATURES Provides a running case study that glues together different chapters. Begins each chapter with a list of learning objectives. Offers chapter summary and review questions at the end of each chapter. Includes an additional reading list with annotations for each chapter. Displays numerous illustrations, examples, and laboratory exercises.Hassan, Mahbub is the author of 'High Performance Tcp/Ip Networking Concepts, Issues, and Solutions', published 2003 under ISBN 9780130646347 and ISBN 0130646342.