Checking date: 19/02/2015

Course: 2017/2018

Introduction to Switching
Study: Bachelor in Telecommunication Technology Engineering (252)

Coordinating teacher: PLAYAN JUBILLAR, ANDRES JOSE

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Telematic Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Description of contents: programme
Learning activities and methodology
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Basic Bibliography
  • BELLAMY, J.. Digital Telephony, 3ª. John Wiley, 2000. .
  • CHAO, H. J. , LAM, C. H. OKI, E.. Broadband packet switching technologies. John Wiley & sons. 2001
  • DAVIE, B., REKHTER, Y.. MPLS Technology and Applications. Morgan Kaufmann. 2000..
  • MCDYSAN D.E., SPOHN, D. L.. ATM theory and applications. Signature edition. McGraw-Hill ,1999..
  • MEDHI, D. , RAMASAMY, K.. Network Routing Algorithms, Protocols and Architectures . Morgan-Kaufmann. 2007
  • PATTAVINA, A.. Switching Theory.. Wiley, 1998..
Additional Bibliography
  • AHMADI, H., DENZEL, W.. A survey of modern High-Performance Switching Techniques. IEEE, 1989..
  • McKEOWN, N.. Fast Switched Backplane for a Gigabit Switched Router. Stanford Univ..
  • PARTRIDGE, C.. gigabit Networking. Addison-Wesley, 1994.
  • SCWARTZ, M.. Telecommunication Networks: Protocols, Modeling and Analysis. Addison-Wesley, 1987..
  • SEMERIA, C.. Internet Backbone Routers and Evolving Internet design. Juniper Network, 1998..
  • THAKKER, P.. Survey of Switch architectures. University of Illinois, 1998..

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.