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Telecommunications Primer 9780130221551

Telecommunications Primer | 2nd Edition

Data, Voice, and Video Communications

ISBN-10: 0130221554
ISBN-13: 9780130221551
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PUBLISHER: Prentice Hall PTR
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Product Description: Completely updated: The telecommunications sourcebook for Knowledge Workers. The communications revolution continues to overwhelm users with wave after wave of innovation. Understanding these constantly evolving technologies is crucial for the knowledge workers-part business people, part computer scientists, and part engineers-who develop and implement communications strategies for businesses and governments around the world. Building on the groundwork of the first edition, Telecommunications Primer, Second Edition, has been fully updated and expanded by more than 40 percent to encompass all the latest advances in the field. Special sections have been added to cover: * Growth of Internet, intranet, and extranet applications. * Scalability and network management in distributed systems. * Advances in digital and cellular systems in North America, Europe, and Asia. *Intercontinental fiber optic networks with wavelength-division multiplexing. * Asynchronous Transfer Mode and developments in switching and routing protocols. * The 1996 Telecommunications Act. Like the first edition, Telecommunications Primer, Second Edition is organized in three parts: * Signals: The forms in which messa

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