In this chapter: Chapter one introduces the analysis, architecture, and design processes. Described are the fundamental concepts of the processes of network analysis, architecture, and design; systems and services; as well as their characteristics and prepares the reader for the analysis process.
In this book: This book covers procedures for performing network analysis, architecture, and design; includes new chapters on network architecture; and covers the introduction of critical issues earlier in the design process, such as addressing and routing, security, and management.
Excerpted from Network Analysis, Architecture and Design, 2nd ed. by Priscilla Oppenheimer (ISBN: 1558608877).
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