Abstract: How to set up a direct presence on the Internet, featuring all the usual services.
Keywords: book review, internet, unix, ATM, Frame Relay, router, security, firewall, proxy server, DNS, mail, world wide web, FTP, computer network resources.
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Title: Getting Connected: The Internet at 56k and Up
Author: Kevin Dowd
Publisher: O'Reilly
Date Published: February 1996
ISBN: 1565921542
LOCN: TK5105.875.I57D69 1996
Dewey: 004.6/7 20
Pages: 412
Footnotes: 187
Figures: 128
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Chapter 1: Getting Connected to the Internet

Chapter 2: Service Options

Chapter 3: Choosing a Service Provider

Chapter 4: The Circuit

Chapter 5: Router Configuration

Chapter 6: OSI Networking Layers and IP

Chapter 7: PPP and SLIP

Chapter 8: Frame Relay

Chapter 9: X.25 and LAPB

Chapter 10: ATM

Chapter 11: SMDS

Chapter 12: HDLC

Chapter 13: Routing

Chapter 14: Physical Networks

Chapter 15: Connection Turn-Up and Debug

Chapter 16: Internet Security

Chapter 17: Domain Name Service

Chapter 18: Internet Mail

Chapter 19: IP on the Desktop

Appendix A: Access Lists

Appendix B: Calculating Your Bandwidth Requirements

Appendix C: World Wide Web Server

Appendix D: Anonymous FTP

Appendix E: Mail Transponders

Appendix F: USENET News

Appendix G: Internet Service Providers


Author:        Dowd, Kevin, 1959-
Title:         Getting connected : the Internet at 56K and up /
                  Kevin Dowd.
Edition:       1st ed.
Published:     Bonn : O'Reilly & Associates, c1996.
Description:   xii, 410 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:        A Nutshell handbook
LC Call No.:   TK5105.875.I57D69 1996
Dewey No.:     004.6/7 20
ISBN:          1565921542 (acid-free paper) : $29.95 ($42.95
Notes:         "Establishing a presence on the Internet"--P. 1
                  of cover.
               Includes index.
Subjects:      Internet (Computer network) -- Handbooks,
                  manuals, etc.
               Computer network resources -- Handbooks, manuals,
Control No.:   96168390 


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