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Testing Video Transmission in Ns-2 Using the EvalVid Framework

Ns-2 is a discrete event simulator targeted at networking research. It provides support for simulation of TCP, routing and multicast protocols over wired and wireless (local and satellite) networks. Conventionally, the Internet has…

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Creating Vehicular Traffic Simulation with OSS

Here is a tutorial on creating real-time vehicular traffic simulation using SUMO and OpenStreetMap. SUMO stands for Simulation of Urban Mobility. It is designed as an open source package for microscopic road traffic…

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Network Monitoring and Programming Using Python

Python scripts and APIs can be tailor made into effective network monitoring and forensics tools. Their versatility makes them ideal in assorted applications including cyber security, data mining, Internet of Things, cloud simulation,…

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The Pros and Cons of Polyglot Persistence

The design of a database determines its optimal use. A single database engine is inefficient and insufficient for all data searches. This is where polyglot persistence comes in – it helps to shard…

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A Primer on Evil Twin Wireless Attacks

In a scenario where we are using freely available public wireless networks all the time, security considerations are vital. Wireless attacks can be launched on the unwary and unprepared in several ways. An…

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A Detailed Review of Distributed Network Monitoring

Distributed network monitoring involves receiving performance reports about the state of the network from various locations in it, via different types of pollers. This article deals with the concept at great length. Distributed…

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An Introduction to ns-3

This article is the first in a new series on ns-3, which is a discrete event network simulator for Internet systems, meant primarily for research and educational use. The ns-3 project seeks to…

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The Most Popular Security Assessment and Server Hardening Tools

Enterprises require high levels of security for their computer systems. A server attack or a malware intrusion can cause incalculable damage. Prudence, therefore, is the keyword here. This article describes the most popular…

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Qt5: Console Applications and Networking

Continuing with the series on Qt5 programming, this article takes the reader on to writing code and building a console application, which is also a network server In the article carried in the…

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Open Up or Lose Out

“An open network is integral to innovation and efficiency” It has never been more exciting to be in data centre networking as new technologies such as Ethernet fabrics, Software-Defined Networking (SDN), and Network…

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