Enterprise Networking for Information Systems Professionals

Enterprise Networking for Information Systems Professionals

by Norman Witkin
     
 

This book shows IS professionals how to chart the right strategic course for their organization's enterprise network, using the optimum data communications capabilities within the industry. You will learn how to choose among the almost unlimited variety of protocols, standards and technologies available to build a network that is economically sound and amenable to…  See more details below

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This book shows IS professionals how to chart the right strategic course for their organization's enterprise network, using the optimum data communications capabilities within the industry. You will learn how to choose among the almost unlimited variety of protocols, standards and technologies available to build a network that is economically sound and amenable to future growth. Thorough yet comprehensive, the book covers from topologies, and signaling, to local area networks, bridges and routers, metropolitan areas and wide area networks.

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A tutorial and compendium of current and potential data communications capabilities, with advice on choosing and using various protocols, standards, and technologies to build a network. Covers the recent history of information systems, and details transmissions options, layered architectures, media such as coaxial cable and optical fiber, signalling, networks, and bridges and routers, with in-depth explanations and b&w diagrams. Includes a glossary and appendices on CRC, LLC, and how optical fibers work. For IS professionals. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780442018757
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/01/1997
Series:
B and F Computer Science Ser.
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
7.42(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.81(d)

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