Explain the importance of communication protocols.


Review the assignment instructions in the University of Phoenix Material: Integrative Network Design Project.
Write a 3- to 5-page paper that includes the following based on your chosen Virtual Organization: RIORDAN MANUFACTURING

  • Explain the importance of communication protocols.
  • Identify the protocols in your design and provide rationale for your decision.
  • Define the overall network architecture.
  • Explain the usefulness of a traffic analysis.
  • Explain the terms latency, response time, and jitter, and describe their effect on overall network performance and on the performance of your chosen organization’s network.
  • Explain the effect of data rates on each part of the network.
  • Describe strategies to ensure the availability of network access in switched and routed networks.
  • Self-assess your work against the Peer Evaluation Rating Scale, using the Part 2 Tab.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.