Advances in Transport Network Technologies: Photonic Networks, ATM, and SDH / Edition 1

Advances in Transport Network Technologies: Photonic Networks, ATM, and SDH / Edition 1

by Ken-Ichi Sato
     
 

This is a comprehensive survey of transport network technologies developed within this decade, written by a leading expert in ATM and WDM, who led the development of ATM and photonic networking technologies from the beginning, and has been introducing new concepts and developing the key technologies extensively.See more details below

Overview

This is a comprehensive survey of transport network technologies developed within this decade, written by a leading expert in ATM and WDM, who led the development of ATM and photonic networking technologies from the beginning, and has been introducing new concepts and developing the key technologies extensively.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780890068519
Publisher:
Artech House, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/1996
Series:
Artech House Communications Library Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.71(d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Ken-ichi Sato received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electronics engineering from the University of Tokyo in 1976, 1978, and 1986 respectively. Since 1978, he has been at the forefront of research and development in optical fiber transmission technologies, and in the development of Broadband ISDN based on ATM techniques. He is currently a group leader of the Photonic Network Research Group in Optical Network Systems Laboratories at NTT. Dr. Sato has published over 70 research articles, he is a member of the the IEICE, the IEEE Communications Society, and the Advisory Board of the International Journal of Communication Systems. He received the Young Engineer Award in 1984 and the Excellent Paper Award in 1991.

Table of Contents

Fundamentals of theTransport Network: Introduction. Hierarchical Structure of the Network. Transport Network Technology Evolution. Transmission Technologies. Synchronous Digital Hierarchy Network: Introduction. Network Node Interface. Network Element. Network Restoration Techniques with DCSs/ADMs. Asynchronous Transfer Mode Network: Principles of ATM. ATM Transport Technologies. Comparison of ATM & STM. Network Resource Management. Network Element. Photonic Transport Network: Penetration of Photonic Transport Technologies into Network. B-ISDN Services and Transport Network Requirement. Transport Technology Evolution. Optical Path Technology. WP and VWP Accommodation Design. Optical Path Cross-Connect. Optical Path Economics.

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