Ethernet Networks: Designs, Implementation, Operation, Management / Edition 2

Ethernet Networks: Designs, Implementation, Operation, Management / Edition 2

by Gilbert Held
     
 

The new generation of Ethernet networks can perform as fast as ATM and cost about a quarter of the price. A prolific author of computer books provides a detailed introduction to LAN technology, describes the operation of each type of Ethernet network and discusses LAN performance. This expanded and updated edition is the most comprehensive on the subject and covers… See more details below

Overview

The new generation of Ethernet networks can perform as fast as ATM and cost about a quarter of the price. A prolific author of computer books provides a detailed introduction to LAN technology, describes the operation of each type of Ethernet network and discusses LAN performance. This expanded and updated edition is the most comprehensive on the subject and covers new topics including switching hubs, routers and the Ethernet's role in multimedia networks. Contains over 100 charts, tables, halftones and diagrams.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471127062
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Series:
Professional Computing Series
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
458
Product dimensions:
7.51(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.13(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to Networking Concepts.

Networking Standards.

Ethernet Networks.

Frame Operations.

Internet Hardware and Networking Software.

Bridge Routing Methods and Network Performance Issues.

Routers.

Gateway Methods.

Intelligent and Switching Hubs.

Managing the Network.

The Future of Ethernet.

Index.

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