InterNetworking and Routing


Karst Koymans

Lab Teacher

Eelco Schatborn


Obligatory literature:


Other text books relevant to the subject:


(RP) Radia Perlman's book

(R&S) Rita Puzmanova's Routing and Switching book


Date Topic
Monday, February 4 Introduction to networking
Thursday, February 7 Introduction to networking
Monday, February 11 Layer 2 and Spanning Tree
Thursday, February 14Layer 2 and Spanning Tree
Monday, February 18 Layer 3 and Routing
Thursday, February 21Layer 3 and Routing
Monday, February 25 Routing Information Protocol
Thursday, February 28Routing Information Protocol
Monday, March 3 Open Shortest Path First
Thursday, March 6 Open Shortest Path First
Monday, March 10 Border Gateway Protocol
Thursday, March 13 Border Gateway Protocol

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Lab exercises

Date Topic Assigments
Monday, February 4 Virtualization General Guidelines Assignment 1
Thursday, February 7 same assignment as Monday
Monday, February 11 User Mode Linux, part one
Thursday, February 14User Mode Linux, part two
Monday, February 18 Virtual Network Experiments, part one
Thursday, February 21Virtual Network Experiments, part two
Monday, February 25 Spanning Tree Protocol General Guidelines Assignment 2
Thursday, February 28same assignment as Monday
Monday, March 3 Routing Information Protocol
Thursday, March 6 same assignment as Monday
Monday, March 10 Open Shortest Path First
Thursday, March 13 same assignment as Monday
Monday, March 17 Border Gateway Protocol
Thursday, March 20 same assignment as Monday

Student Progress

Colloquia relevant for INR

Date Time Speaker AffiliationTopic
Wednesday, March 1210.00-12.00Henk SteenmanAMS-IX AMS-IX Infrastructure
Wednesday, April 2 14.00-17.00Erik Radius Winitu Fiber To The Home

Slides Winitu

Erik Radius; Jan-Martijn MetselaarFiber To The Home (pdf,ppt)


Date TimeOrganisationTopic
Wednesday, March 19TBA SURFnet Optical Networking and SURFnet 6
Thursday, March 20 TBA SARA High Performance Computing and Networking

Slides SARA


Date Time Location
Thursday, March 2710:30-13:00A06.36

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