Join Mike Meyers for an in-depth discussion in this video Packets and ports, part of CompTIA Network+ Exam Prep (N10-006) Part 1: Understanding Networks.
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- I am a computer and i just received…this piece of data from some computer…way out there on the Internet.…The problem is, is I don't know what this data is for.…See, if you looked at my monitor right now…I'd have three or four web pages open.…I'm checking my email.…I'm playing World of Tanks and somebody's trying…to call me on Skype all at the same time.…So I've got a bunch of conversations going on…with a bunch of different computers all over the Internet.…So what is this piece of data for?…And more importantly, like I said, it's a piece of data.…It's not a complete data.…
It's not a full Word document.…It's not all of my email.…It's just a little bit of a piece of it.…So I've got two big issues I've got to deal with.…First of all, how do I get this to the right application?…And secondly, how do I ensure that the data…that I'm trying to get gets to my computer…complete, full, working, guaranteed?…So to deal with the first one what we're gonna do,…I want you to take a look at my IP packet here,…and we're gonna add a little bit more to the packet.…
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