Business Data Communications and Networking / Edition 6

Business Data Communications and Networking / Edition 6

by Jerry FitzGerald, Alan Dennis
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471237981

ISBN-13: 9780471237983

Pub. Date: 10/01/1998

Publisher: Wiley

Acclaimed for its accuracy, cutting-edge orientation and clarity of presentation, this best-selling text in its new edition is better still. It covers everything MIS professionals need to know about data communications and networks--from hardware and network design to security and LANs. Covers new technologies such as ATM, FDDI, CDDI, fast ethernet, V.34 modems, PPP,

Overview

Acclaimed for its accuracy, cutting-edge orientation and clarity of presentation, this best-selling text in its new edition is better still. It covers everything MIS professionals need to know about data communications and networks--from hardware and network design to security and LANs. Covers new technologies such as ATM, FDDI, CDDI, fast ethernet, V.34 modems, PPP, wavelength division multiplexing and more. Provides coverage of current applications of technologies such as internet, WWW, client/server, cellular and relates these applications to business situations. A separate chapter contains a hands-on introduction to Novell Netware.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471237983
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.66(w) x 9.45(h) x 0.99(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION.
Introduction to Data Communications.
PART II: NETWORK FUNDAMENTALS.
Application Layer.
Physical Layer.
Data Link Layer.
Network and Transport Layers.
PART III: NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES.
Local Area Networks.
Backbone Networks.
Metropolitan and Wide Area Networks.
The Internet.
PART IV: NETWORK MANAGEMENT.
Network Security.
Network Design.
Network Management.
Appendix A: Groupware.
Appendix B: Electronic Commerce.
Appendix C: Cellular Technology.
Appendix D: Connector Cables.
Appendix E: Systems Network Architecture.
Appendix F: Token Ring.
Appendix G: TCP/IP Game.
Glossary.
Index.

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