Syllabus Advanced Internet Services Spring 2015

The schedule is subject to change.

Session Date Topics Assignment
102/02 Course logistics; Internet review (interfaces, architecture, protocols)
202/09 Internet review (layering, network evolution, traffic, reality)
302/16 Internet standardization (ITU, 3GPP, IETF); regulation
402/23 Internet access technology (landline: DSL, cable)
503/02 Internet access technology (wireless: cellular, Wi-Fi, satellite)
603/09 Regulation (common carriers); network neutrality and the open Internet
midterm03/23 midterm (in class)
703/27 IPv6: motivation, packets, configuration, mobility
703/23 IPv6: motivation, packets, configuration, mobility
803/30 Location-identifier separation and new Internet architectures (HIP, LISP, ICN, SDN/NFV, P2P)
904/06 Audio: characteristics, coding, QoE
1004/13 Video: foundations, lossless and lossy coding (JPEG, MPEG, H.264)
1104/20 Video distribution: IP multicast and CDNs
1204/27 VoIP: architecture, protocols (RTP, SIP, XMPP, webRTC)
1305/04 Network security: privacy issues; classical and post-firewall approaches  
Final exam TBA

Classes marked with (*) may be rescheduled due to travel, typically to the following week.

VoD: RTSP, FlashVideo, BitTorrent Location-based services: location identification, privacy issues Programmable network services: SIP servlets, CPL, NetServ