Introduction to Information and Telecommunication Systems

ITS 214, Spring 2011/2012
See the Syllabus for class details
Text Book: Online readings
Dr.Hans Kruse, N292 Lindley Hall


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Class Calendar

Week Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Notes
1 3/26/12
Introduction
3/27/12
Definitions; History of Mobile Systems
3/28/12
The Mobile Telecommunication System
3/29/12
Recap of Reading 1
3/30/12
5
Act 1: Mobile Devices
2 4/2/12
Information
Web Add Deadline
4/3/12
Transmission of Information
4/4/12
Spectrum (Use and Regulation)
4/5/12
Transmission
Spectrum Allocation
4/6/12
10
3 4/9/12
Multiplexing
Registration Close
4/10/12
Spectrum Use
4/11/12
Signaling in the Telephone Network
4/12/12
IN and AIN and what does that mean?
4/13/12
15
4 4/16/12
Telephone Numbers and Number Portability
4/17/12
Graduation Appl. Deadline
4/18/12
18
4/19/12
Exam 1
4/20/12
20
5 4/23/12
Review/Return of Exam 1
Internet addresses
4/24/12
More on addresses
Packet switching
4/25/12
Virtual Circuit Packet Switching
Routing
4/26/12
Number Systems and Conversions
4/27/12
25
Act 2: The Internet
6 4/30/12
Routing and Virtual Circuits
Drop Deadline
5/1/12
Internet Names
5/2/12
NO CLASS
5/3/12
Internet Governance and Structure
5/4/12
30
7 5/7/12
Advising Start
More on names and structure
5/8/12
What is a "Protocol"?
5/9/12
Internet Applications
Review
5/10/12
ITS Communication Week
5/11/12
35
8 5/14/12
Exam 2
Registration Start
5/15/12
Broadband - DSL, wireless
5/16/12
Broadband - Cable
Competition and Markets
5/17/12
Industry trends and regulation
5/18/12
40
Act 3: The Players and the Rules
9 5/21/12
Principles of regulation
5/22/12
AT&T Breakup
5/23/12
Current Status of the Industry
5/24/12
VoIP
5/25/12
45
10 5/28/12
Memorial Day
5/29/12
VoIP Cont.
5/30/12
E911
5/31/12
Wrap-up
6/1/12
50
11 6/4/12
51
6/5/12
Final Exam 10:10a.m.
6/6/12
53
6/7/12
54
6/8/12
55