Focuses on client/server model, which is the dominant architectural model for today's computer systems. Explores the network underlying this model, specifically examining the topology, protocol(s), user interface(s), and hardware. Emphasizes the general theory and functionalities underlying the client/server model and computer networks in general.
Prerequisite/Restriction: 2.0 GPA; grade of C- or better in CS 2420. Not available to pre-Computer Science majors.