TCP/IP Overview

Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) Overview

Speaker: Stéphane Richard

This presentation provides an overview of the protocols that power the internet. The Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) is a suite of communication protocols used to interconnect network devices on the internet. These protocols are used when you are surfing the internet using a browser, getting your emails from a server, accessing your IP security camera, etc. This presentation won’t make you a network engineer but will give you a “look-behind-the-curtain” on how the internet works.

About the presenter

Stéphane Richard is now retired after serving Canada for 35 years as a Communications and Electronics Officer for 20 years in the Canadian Armed Forces and in the federal public service for 15 years including 11 years as an executive. During his career in the Canadian Armed Forces, he mainly worked on the definition and implementation of multi-millions dollar capital projects. During his career in the public service, he worked in the Department of National Defence, Passport Canada, Public Works and Government Services Canada, Shared Services Canada, and finally Public Services and Procurement Canada. In his last appointment before his retirement, he was the contracting authority for the $9 billion acquisition and in-service support contracts for the Maritime Helicopter Project.

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Dec 14 2022


7:30 am - 9:00 pm

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