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41. Guide to Securing WiMAX Wireless Communications
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-127
Topic: Networking
Published: 9/30/2010
Authors: Karen Ann Scarfone, Cyrus Tibbs, Matt Sexton
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to provide information to organizations regarding the security capabilities of wireless communications using WiMAX networks and to provide recommendations on using these capabilities. WiMAX technology is a wireless met ...

42. Secure Domain Name System (DNS) Deployment Guide
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-81 Rev 1
Topic: Networking
Published: 8/27/2010
Author: Ramaswamy Chandramouli
Abstract: [Superseded by SP 800-81-2 (September 2013):] This document provides deployment guidelines for securing the Domain Name System (DNS) in any enterprise a government agency or a corp ...

43. Complex Systems Collected Images of the Month March 2008 - June 2010
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 500-286
Topic: Networking
Published: 6/16/2010
Author: Sanford P Ressler
Abstract: This document is a collection of twenty eight Complex Systems Image of the Month (IOM) illustrations. Each month as part of the Complex Systems Program in the Information Technology Laboratory an IOM is produced, posted to the Complex Systems web si ...

44. Media Independent Handover Transport Using Cross-Layer Optimized Stream Control Transmission Protocol
Topic: Networking
Published: 6/1/2010
Authors: Richard Antoine Rouil, Nada T Golmie
Abstract: The Media Independent Handover (MIH)architecture finalized by the IEEE 802.21 working group facilitates handovers between heterogeneous networks. The signaling messages exchanged between the network entities, namely Mobile Nodes (MNs) and Points of ...

45. Study of Proposed Internet Congestion-Control Mechanisms
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 500-282
Topic: Networking
Published: 5/17/2010
Authors: Kevin L Mills, James J Filliben, Dong Yeon Cho, Edward J Schwartz, Daniel Ilya Genin
Abstract: This study describes a coherent set of modeling and analysis methods to investigate the behavior of large distributed systems. The methods are applied to compare several proposed Internet congestion-control mechanisms operating under a wide range of ...

46. Complex Systems Program Activities Summary, Fiscal Years 2007-2008
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7569
Topic: Networking
Published: 1/12/2010
Author: Sanford P Ressler
Abstract: This report summarizes the work of the Complex Systems Program within NIST s Information Technology Laboratory. The Overview presents some background material and a high-level overview of the Program s activities including significant technical a ...

47. Rapidly-Deployable Mesh Network Testbed
Topic: Networking
Published: 11/30/2009
Authors: Michael R Souryal, Nader Moayeri, Andreas Wapf
Abstract: This paper describes a wireless mesh network testbed for research in rapid deployment and auto-configuration of mesh nodes. Motivated by the needs of first responders and military personnel arriving to an incident area, we developed and tested an au ...

48. EDA Performance and Clock Synchronization Over a Wireless Network: Analysis, Experimentation and Application to Semiconductor Manufacturing
Topic: Networking
Published: 11/24/2009
Authors: Dhananjay Anand, Deepak Sharma, YaShian Li-Baboud, James Moyne
Abstract: Shrinking process tolerances due to decreasing device sizes and increasing chip complexity in semiconductor manufacturing are motivating efforts to improve methods of Equipment Data Acquisition (EDA). Prior work shows that the lack of precise tim ...

49. System and Network Security Acronyms and Abbreviations
Series: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR)
Report Number: 7581
Topic: Networking
Published: 9/30/2009
Authors: Karen Ann Scarfone, Victoria Thompson
Abstract: This report contains a list of selected acronyms and abbreviations for system and network security terms with their generally accepted or preferred definitions. It is intended as a resource for Federal agencies and other users of system and network s ...

50. Guidelines on Firewalls and Firewall Policy
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 800-41 Rev 1
Topic: Networking
Published: 9/28/2009
Authors: Karen Ann Scarfone, Paul Hoffman
Abstract: Firewalls are devices or programs that control the flow of network traffic between networks or hosts employing differing security postures. This publication provides an overview of several types of firewall technologies and discusses their security c ...

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