Neuer TUM MOOC „iLabX – The Internet Masterclass“ hilft allen Technikinteressierten, eine der größten und wichtigsten Infrastrukturen unserer digitalen Gesellschaft verstehen

Das Internet ist eine der wichtigsten Ressourcen unserer Zeit. Ein Ausfall des Internets hätte fatale Folgen. Doch wie funktioniert dieses Internet eigentlich technisch? Genau das vermittelt der Kurs anhand vieler spannender Videos, Texte, interaktiver Quizzes und praktischer Übungen. Nahezu alle Dienstleistungen und Produkte nutzen heute auf direkte oder indirekte Art und Weise das Internet. Bei…

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New MOOC: iLabX – The Internet Masterclass now available for free on edX (Science Community Announcement)

For the past three years, at Technical University of Munich we prepared a Massive Open Online Course that explains how the Internet works: “iLabX – The Internet Masterclass”. It is now freely available on edX. Check it out and recommend it to your colleagues, students, and technology-interested friends! You will finally become able to communicate…

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Even Vint Cerf, father of the Internet, loves studying how it works!

The Internet is a wonderful piece of software! Even though being designed many years ago, the architecture still scales and definitely showed that is is very future proof! The Internet could grow that much as it heavily makes use of the abstraction principle. Everything is encapsulated in to building blocks. Parts of the communication stack…

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iLabX – The Internet Masterclass

Learning how the Internet really works On June 24, 2019, Technical University of Munich (TUM) released its new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) “iLabX – The Internet Masterclass” (http://ilabx.ilabxp.com/). The free course on the edX platform teaches students, professionals, and technology-interested people how the backbone of today’s digital society actually works: The Internet. The course…

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