ATM for Public Networks

ATM for Public Networks

by Ronald H. Davis, Davis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071344764

ISBN-13: 9780071344760

Pub. Date: 03/01/1999

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The emergence of network technologies paves the way for the merging of voice and data over a common infrastructure - a feat that promises to usher in serious changes in today's public networks and in the communications industry in general. ATM for Public Networks delivers all the comparative data and insights that communications engineers, telecommunications leaders,…  See more details below

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The emergence of network technologies paves the way for the merging of voice and data over a common infrastructure - a feat that promises to usher in serious changes in today's public networks and in the communications industry in general. ATM for Public Networks delivers all the comparative data and insights that communications engineers, telecommunications leaders, and Internet Service Providers need to make critical go/no-go decisions about ATM technology. Not just for enthusiasts or the presold, ATM for Public Networks empowers you to make the most cost-, quality-, and time-effective technology choices for your network - based on an in-depth understanding of the tradeoffs. And with its full discussions of TCP bandwidth management ... detailed comparisons of IP over ATM vs. IP over SONET ... and voice over IP vs. voice over ATM ... this book has plenty to give to those with greater interest in other technologies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071344760
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Series:
McGraw Hill Telecommunications Series
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.48(h) x 1.55(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowlegements
Ch. 1The Evolution of ATM3
Ch. 2ATM Technology Concepts17
Ch. 3ATM Communications Protocols51
Ch. 4ATM Signalling91
Ch. 5Operations Administration, Maintenance, and Provisioning123
Ch. 6Traffic Management141
Ch. 7ATM Service Interworking173
Ch. 8IP Over ATM215
Ch. 9TCP Over ATM255
Ch. 10ATM and the Internet277
Ch. 11Voice Over ATM319
Ch. 12Future Directions for ATM339
Acronyms349
Glossary355
Index375

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