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Guide to Telecommunications Technology / Edition 1
     

Guide to Telecommunications Technology / Edition 1

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by Tamara Dean
 

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ISBN-10: 0619035471

ISBN-13: 9780619035471

Pub. Date: 10/14/2002

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Guide to Telecommunications Technology focuses on the technology that forms the basis for all voice and data networks. The book discusses fundamental signaling principles and explains how early telephone and computer inventions influenced modern technology. Chapters explore topics such as switching, datatransmission, broadband, wireless LANs, and network access

Overview


Guide to Telecommunications Technology focuses on the technology that forms the basis for all voice and data networks. The book discusses fundamental signaling principles and explains how early telephone and computer inventions influenced modern technology. Chapters explore topics such as switching, datatransmission, broadband, wireless LANs, and network access methods. Techniques and tools involved in recognizing and addressing information security threats are also covered. The book concludes with a chapter on voice-over-network and convergence technologies, encouraging students to synthesize what they have learned about the traditionally separate fields of telephony and data technologies. Guide to Telecommunications Technology provides a solid foundation for more advanced studies in voice and data networking.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780619035471
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/14/2002
Series:
Networking Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
872
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.34(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents


1. Telecommunications Overview 2. Principles of Telecommunications Technology 3. The Evolution of Telecommunications Technology and Policy 4. The Public Network 5. Customer Premise Equipment and Applications 6. Signaling and Switching 7. Data Networking Fundamentals 8. Physical Transmission Media 9. Wireless Transmission Services 10. Network Access and Transmission Methods 11. Data Network Connectivity 12. Internet Standards and Services 13. Information Security 14. Convergence of Voice, Video and Data Appendix A: Digital Encoding Methods

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Guide to Telecommunications Technology 1 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
College_Instructor More than 1 year ago
Really. You update Net+ every 20 minutes but can't upgrade this book every ten years? What did you have for a mobile phone ten years ago? A Miami Vice Brick? I needed a basic telephony book that was current. This is not that book.