This assessment item relates to the unit learning outcomes as in the unit descriptors. LO3: Critically analyse specific processes and functions that apply to a layered network model, with specific reference to TCP/IP; Subnet a network using multi-level subnetting and provide a subnetted IP design based on a given topology or business profile LO4: Apply the advanced knowledge gained to reflect on the security requirements of a network. Evaluate the issues that surround network applications such as quality of service (QoS) and network performance analysis. Be adaptable to changing requirements.
THE JOURNAL ARTICLE REVIEW:
The purpose of this assignment is to help you understand how research is conducted and reported in Information Technology related fields. You are asked to read a peer-reviewed article from a scholarly journal in the field of Advance Networking and Communication Systems. Articles of this type will typically report on original research or replications of previously conducted experiments, or they will be literature reviews in which the author(s) present the results of a literature search on a specific topic. In the latter case, the article will usually be a dissertation on the most current thinking on a specific topic.
Task1: Locate an appropriate article
Scholarly (peer reviewed) journals
Published in the past 5 years
Or, you can come and see your lecturer during office hours, or during consultation hours.
Task 2: Summarize and discuss the content of article.
Task 3: Explain and critique the methods used and/or the findings presented.
Task 4: Conclude with your opinion.
The report should have a consistent, professional, and well-organized appearance with 12-point font size and at least single line spacing with appropriate section headings.
1. Your report should include the following:
âž¢ The word limit of the report is 1500 words.
âž¢ The cover page must identify student name and the Student ID, unit details, assignment details and lecturer details.
Due Date: Session 6
MITS4004 Assignment 1: ARTICLE REVIEW
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Assignment details: Author(s). Article title. Journal name, volume, number, pages,
year of publication.
G. B. Varghese and R. Buyya, â€˜â€˜Next generation cloud computing: New trends and
research directions,â€™â€™ Future Gener. Comput. Syst., vol. 79, pp. 849â€“861, Feb. 2018.
âž¢ Summarize and discuss the content of article.
âž¢ Explain and critique the methods used and/or the findings presented.
âž¢ Offer your opinion on the value of the study.
2. In-text referencing in IEEE style must be cited in the text of the report and listed
appropriately at the end in a reference list.
3. The report must be submitted in soft (electronic) copy as a Microsoft Word document
on the LMS in Turnitin dropbox. Assignments submitted on the LMS will only be
4. Late penalty applies on late submission, 10% per day would be deducted.
5. The assignments will go through Turnitin and plagiarism penalty will be applied.
Marking Guide: 50 Marks
Task Description Marks
Task 1 Locate an appropriate article:-5
Task 2 Summarize and discuss the content of article:-10
Task 3 Explain and critique the methods used and/or the findings presented :-10
Task 4 Conclude with your opinion:-20
Report Layout The report style, language and structure and reference should be