On the basis of your understanding of the ISO/OSI Network Reference Model of TCP/IP and Data Encapsulation in TCP/IP, create a 2- to 3-page report in a Microsoft Word document that addresses the following:
ISO/OSI Network Reference Model
- Define and explain the model including the seven layers for the ISO/OSI Network Reference Model.
- Describe the protocols and functions of each layer in detail.
Data Encapsulation in TCP/IP
- Describe the need of encapsulation. Elaborately describe the process of encapsulation and creation of packets as a result of encapsulation.
- Analyze and provide all specific details regarding packet information, like headers or trailers.
Support your responses with examples.
Cite any sources in APA format
Criteria for task:
Analyzed and described the ISO/OSI Network Reference Model in detail
Explained the protocols and functions of each of the seven layers in detail.
Analyzed the need and process of encapsulation.
Analyzed and provided all specific details regarding packet information
Used correct spelling, grammar, and professional vocabulary. Cited all sources using APA format.