Global Connections

Global Connections

by Heather E. Hudson
     
 
A comprehensive guide to international telecommunications, explaining complex technical standards, government regulations, and enforcement practices that vary by country or by region. Hudson clarifies standards and practices relating to voice and data transmissions and addresses the difficult process of privatizing government-run and/or broadcast networks.

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A comprehensive guide to international telecommunications, explaining complex technical standards, government regulations, and enforcement practices that vary by country or by region. Hudson clarifies standards and practices relating to voice and data transmissions and addresses the difficult process of privatizing government-run and/or broadcast networks.

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A comprehensive guide to the changing world of international communications outlining advances in new networks and services in industrialized countries and also the critical "information gap" affecting developing countries. Hudson (telecommunications, U. of San Francisco) provides insightful analysis concerning the major players and market trends in the industry, applications in global enterprise, rural development and distance education, telecommunication policies and trends in both industrialized and developing countries, wireless networks and satellite systems, and the status of Global Information Infrastructure (GII) as it moves toward universal global access to telecommunications. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780442023621
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/1997
Series:
Business Technology Ser.
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.35(h) x 1.94(d)

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