For some protocols or network elements, an animation software is available that shows how they work as the network/protocol parameters change

  • Chapter 2: handling of packets by a queue fed by three different sources with source rate and output transmission rate as input parameters
  • Chapter 3: Evolution of ARQ protocols providing as input parameters: sender/receiver window size, timeout, point-to-point link parameters, IU/ACK sizes
  • Chapter 4: interaction between a host sender and a host receiver with HTTP protocol during the retrieval of a web  page including two objects specifying as input parameter the HTTP connection features (persistent/non-persistent, serial/parallel)