Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "6" 26,28 Nov 2018

This week, wrapping up with optimisation and adaptive traffic, and
traffic engineering/signaling/provisioning

supervisions might want to review these notes/example questions + list of what in past papers is (and by implication is not) relevant to this year's material:

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "5" 19,21 ,23 Nov 2018

This week, we've looked at scheduling and queue management - for more details of the underlying theory, please see the Original GPS paper
For more details of Qjump, the code is linked from the published paper! 

Friday, November 16, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "4" 12,14,16 Nov 2018

Control Theory:- see notes here

Original Paper by James Clerk Maxwell!

on governors basically for steam engines

Friday, November 09, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "3" 5,7,9 Nov 2018


This week, we covered
multicast, mobile, and meanderandom routing, and 
made a very brief start on flow control, just dealing with open loop (call setup/admission control and parsimonious flow descriptors).

Tuesday, November 06, 2018

corporate/brand top level domains

was teaching about internet standards process today, and was asked about gTLDs being handed out to the likes of Apple etc - here's an interesting set of data about the success of that process - it seems also to have caused some political debate:-)

Friday, November 02, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "2" 29.10, 31.10, 2.11

Covering BGP core attrbiutes&hacks, model, and performance.

Why might you be interested in BGP, today:
just one traffic redirection/interception story


Next week, multicast and random routing

Friday, October 26, 2018

Principles of Communications, 2018/2019 - Week "1" 24&26.10.18

This week, course started with brief Intro (what's in course)

Then skip to last lecture on:
Systems (will revisit at end of term)

Then:
Routing 1 - intro + fibbing (hybrid central/distributed inter-as routing)

Monday 29th, will start on BGP...