Data Network Engineering / Edition 1

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The Internet needs networks! This book covers developments in all aspe cts of Internet and data networks. It includes future aspects of the L ocal Area Network, Wide Area Networks and the Internet and provides in sight into broadband services operated by leading communications compa nies.

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"Data Network Engineering, edited by T. King and D. Newson, provides a detailed view of network applications. Several different topics are brought together and alternative technologies are discussed. … This book is a detailed overview yet simply sufficient in the areas of network and engineering. It is a useful guide for the present and future data networking applications. I strongly encourage you to add this manuscript to your libraries." (Nicolas Sklavos, IEEE Circuits & Devices Magazine, Vol. 21 (6), 2005)

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780792385943
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 7/3/2008
  • Series: BT Telecommunications Series, #17
  • Edition description: 1999
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 346
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.81 (d)

Table of Contents

Contributors. Preface; T. King. 1. Advances in data networking; T.J. King, D.J. Newson. 2. Four years of the Switched Multi-megabit Data Service; D.J. Lewis, et al. 3. Advanced IP network design - today and in the future; G.M. Whalley, et al. 4. The role of ISDN in data networking; C.H.W. Everett, et al. 5. Security in data networks; S.E. Forrester, et al. 6. Next generation local area networks; D.J. Newson, et al. 7. CellStream - pilot customer experience; J. Cauhan, I.D. Gallagher. 8. Frame Relay to ATM interworking; D. Walton. 9. ATM - the next generation; P.L. Clarke, et al. 10. An early implementation of a DAVIC v1.0 system - use of dynamic connections for interactive multimedia services; P.W. Reece, et al. 11. Internet technology considerations; A. O'Neill, et al. 12. Multiservice platforms for data services; D.J. Lewis, et al. 13. Broadband transport - the synchronous digital hierarchy; T.S. Brown, et al. 14. Synchronization in data networks; T.S. Brown, et al. 15. The role of data networking in the management of BT's SDH network; R.V. Cole, et al. Appendix: List of Acronyms. Index.

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