CS 485/ECE 440/CS 585: Computer Networks, Fall 2015
Updated 25 November 2015: Lab 4 is here, and is due Thursday, 10 December 2015 at 11:59pm.
Updated 17 November 2015: Lab 3 is here, and is due Monday, 23 November 2015 at 11:59pm.
Updated 23 October 2015: Homework 3 is here, and is due Friday, 30 October 2015 at 11:59pm.
Updated 12 October 2015: Lab 2 is here, and is due Wednesday, 21 October 2015 at 11:59pm. The instructions for connecting your VMs to the VMs of your partner are here.
Updated 16 September 2015: Lab 1 is here, and is due Sunday, 27 September 2015 at 11:59pm. The reference tar ball is available at crandall-9-lab1.tar.gz.
Updated 24 August 2015: Homework 2 is here, and is due Thursday, 27 August 2015 at 11:59pm.
Updated 19 August 2015: You can find the lecture notes here: http://www.cs.unm.edu/~crandall/netsfall15/lecturenotes/
The syllabus is here. Note that homework 1 is the
last page of the PDF for the syllabus, so you can find it by opening the
syllabus and scrolling down. The things you'll need to read are available
The "nets" mailing list is mandatory. The TAs and I will send important announcements
about the class to that list, but only the three of us will send to the list.
The "nets-chat" mailing list is highly recommended, all students can post there
and it's a good place for discussion, questions your classmates might be able
to answer, news related to computer networking, etc. Do NOT put the "nets" mailing list in digest mode when you sign up. Here are links to
join the mailing lists
for the class:
There is only one OPTIONAL textbook:
All course materials will be freely available online, such as RFCs.