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Grokking Computer Networking for Software Engineers

Estimated completion time: 20h

Certificate Included

115 Lessons
83 Quizzes
3 Challenges
29 Playgrounds
469 Illustrations

Course Overview

The way applications are developed today requires software engineers to have a firm understanding of client-server architecture and networking. If you’re planning to write web applications, or apps that communicate with a remote server, then networking is an essential skill. With this in mind, it’s clear that what you ... See more

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Faster than videos

Videos are holding you back. The average video tutorial is spoken at 150 words per minute, while you can read at 250. That‘s why our courses are text-based.

Hands-on coding environments

You don’t get better at swimming by watching others. Coding is no different. Practice as you learn with live code environments inside your browser.

No set-up required

Start learning immediately instead of fiddling with SDKs and IDEs. It‘s all on the cloud.

Progress you can show

Built in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.

Course Contents

2. Getting to Know the Internet

3. Access Networks

4. Types of Computer Networks

5. Network Infrastructure: The OSI Model

6. The Application Layer

7. The Transport Layer

8. An Introduction to Socket Programming with Python

9. Network Layer

10. Link Layer

11. Conclusion

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