HT 2012, Period 1, IK2554 Practical Voice Over IP (VoIP): SIP and related protocols
(Röst över IP (VoIP) i praktiken: SIP och relaterade protokoll)

Last modified: Thu Jan 24 09:48:14 CET 2013


Announcements


IK2554 Practical Voice Over IP (VoIP): SIP and related protocols (Röst över IP (VoIP) i praktiken: SIP och relaterade protokoll) is a 7.5 point course designed for advanced undergraduates and graduate students; especially those in the Telecommunication Graduate Program or the International Masters Wireless program.

Advanced undergraduates should have completed the course 2G1305/IK1550 (Internetworking) or 2G1701 (Advanced Internetworking) or an equivalent course and obtain permission of the instructor.

Information is available on:


Aim

This course will give both practical and general knowledge concerning Voice over IP. The emphasis will be on the underlying protocols.

Learning Outcomes

Following this course a student should be able to:

This course should prepare you for starting an exjobb in this area (for undergraduate students) or beginning a thesis or dissertation (for graduate students).


Prerequisites

Students considering participating in this course should contact the instructor.


Contents

This course will focus on the protocls associate with Voice over IP. The course should give both practical and more general knowledge concerning the these protocols. One of the major aims of the course is that student should be able to build upon these protocols to enable new services.

The course consists of 10 hours of lectures and an assigned paper requiring roughly 50h of work by each student.

Topics


Examination Requirements

Grades

For new ECTS grading:

Code of Honor and Regulations

It is KTH policy that there is zero tolerance for cheating, plagiarism, etc. - for details see KTH Student's rights and obligations See also the KTH Ethics Policies

Suggestions when writing your report

Some common flaws in reports (from other courses)


Literature

Main Text-Book

The course will mainly be based on the book: Henry Sinnreich and Alan B. Johnston, Internet Communications Using SIP: Delivering VoIP and Multimedia Services with Session Initiation Protocol, 2nd Edition, Wiley, August 2006, ISBN: 0-471-77657-2

Additional Reference Books

Lecture notes are available on-line in PDF format. See the notes associated with each of the course topics.

Errata for Henry Sinnreich and Alan B. Johnston, Internet Communications Using SIP: Delivering VoIP and Multimedia Services with Session Initiation Protocol (note this is a work in progress)

Supplementary readings

Useful URLs


Schedule

The schedule for lectures for IK2554 Practical Voice Over IP (VoIP) are shown below (Note that in the following "xx" means "xx:00", not "xx:15".):

DateTimeRoomNotes
Wed 29-Aug-1208:00-10:00Ka-C2Lecture/Föreläsning 1
Wed 29-Aug-1213:00-16:00Ka-C2Lecture/Föreläsning 2
Thu 30-Aug-1210:00-12:00Ka-C2Lecture/Föreläsning 3
Thu 30-Aug-1213:00-16:00Ka-C2Lecture/Föreläsning 4

Note that Ka-C2 is in the Electrum building in Kista (Isafjordsgatan 22); while Aulan is in the Forum building (Isafjordsgatan 39).


Lecture Plan and Lecture Material (OH slides)

Note that the lectures will occur in a very intensive fashion to accommodate graduate students coming from elsewhere in Sweden.

version of lectures for 2012(~3.6MB).


Staff Associated with the Course


Registering

Use the normal process for registering. For most students this means you should speak with your study advisor (studievägledare).


Other on-line Course related Material


Sources for Further Information

On 23 January 2013, Leyli Saffian translated the initial part of this web page (upto and including the main text book) into Armenian. This can be found at http://ucallweconn.net/be/practical-voice.


Previous versions of the course (both as IK2554 and the earlier 2G1325)


Page History

2013.01.24Added link to Armenian translation of the first part of this web page
2012.08.23Added the lecture notes for 2012
2012.08.17Update due dates for 2012
2012.05.01with schedule for Fall 2012
2011.11.02first version of web page for 2012

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