Advanced Internet Technologies

Advanced Internet Technologies

by Uyless Black
     
 

As the Internet revolutionizes telecommunications, network providers are transitioning from traditional circuit-switched networks to IP-based packet-switched networks. In this book, globally respected author Uyless Black introduces advanced Internet technology and the challenges of Internet communications from the unique perspective of the telecommunications…  See more details below

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As the Internet revolutionizes telecommunications, network providers are transitioning from traditional circuit-switched networks to IP-based packet-switched networks. In this book, globally respected author Uyless Black introduces advanced Internet technology and the challenges of Internet communications from the unique perspective of the telecommunications professional. Black covers the Internet's architecture, protocols, and traffic characteristics, and reviews the key issues involved in transforming the Internet from its data-only roots to a true multi-service network that can handle voice, video, and multimedia with comparable quality and reliability. He covers every key IP protocol technology likely to play a major role in tomorrow's Internet.

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From the perspective of telecommunications professionals, examines the technology relating to the growing transition of network providers from traditional circuit-switched networks to IP-based, packet- switched networks. Describes the Internet's architecture, protocols, and traffic characteristics; and reviews the key issues in transforming the Internet from its data-only roots to a multi-service network that can handle voice, video, and multimedia with comparable quality and reliability. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780137595150
Publisher:
Prentice-Hall, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/09/1998
Series:
Uyless Black Series on Computer Communications Series
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.29(d)

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