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Tech Briefings

Timely Info for Power Users and Stanford's Technology Community

Tue, May 23
Intro to Networking


Tech Briefings are free sessions on technology topics that are of general interest to the Stanford community. No Registration is required.

Tech Briefings are monthly events, held during the week, usually in Turing Auditorium (Polya Hall, Room 111). No registration is required.

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Upcoming Tech Briefings

Date Topic Presenter(s)
Tuesday, May 23

Introduction to Networking

Are you curious as to how your computer can talk to other computers all around the world? In this briefing, we will present a very basic introduction to the principles and ideas of computer networking.

Topics covered will include:

  • Wired vs. wireless
  • Ethernet
  • The Internet Protocol (IP)
Drew Saunders, ITS Departmental Network Engineering

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Last modified April 25, 2017