LAN Wiring: An Illustrated Guide to Network Cabling

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From basic concepts detailed implementation issues. . . the one-stop resource for getting your LAN wired quickly and correctly. LAN Wiring is a concise source of the latest information on local area network wiring. It includes extensive detials on both copper and fiber cabling for all types of LAN topologies,including Ethernet,Fast Ethernet,Token-Ring,100VG-AnyLAN,Arcnet,ATM,and FDDI. Diagrams,tables,and photos provide quick reference on wiring details,while comprehensive descriptions of concepts,planning,and ...
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Overview

From basic concepts detailed implementation issues. . . the one-stop resource for getting your LAN wired quickly and correctly. LAN Wiring is a concise source of the latest information on local area network wiring. It includes extensive detials on both copper and fiber cabling for all types of LAN topologies,including Ethernet,Fast Ethernet,Token-Ring,100VG-AnyLAN,Arcnet,ATM,and FDDI. Diagrams,tables,and photos provide quick reference on wiring details,while comprehensive descriptions of concepts,planning,and management of the physical layer provide needed information for network managers,designers,and installers. Whether you're planning your first LAN installation,or are in the thick of an extensive upgrade,this book will enable you to cut through the complex issues and make informed decisions that result in an optimum and reliable wiring system for your network. Get the straight facts you need about: Planning,documenting,and maintaining your network cabling,with an emphasis on emerging standards,workmanship,and flexibility; All the popular LAN topologies,cable types,wiring termination options,and the latest standards for structured cable system installation; Detailed connection diagrams and installation descriptions for workstation outlets,punchdowns,and patch panels,including color codes and wire maps; Cable construction details,including plenum fire-retardant standards,insulation alternatives,and performance issues for 100 Mbps and higher operation; Wiring system management,including placement,testing,monitoring,and troublehsooting; Standards organizations,document suppliers,trade and training organizations—plus on-line resources toensure you stay current. Thisinformation-packed volume provides all the help you need to plan,install,maintain,or upgrade your LAN in a manner that is timely,cost-efficient,and high-quality.

Cabling determines not just how effectively a network design can be implemented, but also its performance and longevity. This how-to guide provides complete details about methods, practices, and standards for installing and maintaining effective local area network wiring. Popular cabling topolgies such as Ethernet, Token Ring, Arcnet, FDDI, and ATM are fully covered.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780070653023
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill School Education Group
  • Publication date: 3/1/1997
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 307
  • Product dimensions: 7.35 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.85 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ch. 1 Design Philosophies of LAN Wiring Systems 3
Ch. 2 Wiring System Design 15
Ch. 3 Wiring Types 31
Ch. 4 LAN Wiring Topologies 61
Ch. 5 Cabling Systems 91
Ch. 6 LAN Wiring for the Future 103
Ch. 7 Station Outlets 115
Ch. 8 Wiring Closet Termination 143
Ch. 9 Patch Panels and Interconnection 173
Ch. 10 User Cords and Connectors 193
Ch. 11 Locating Wiring Closets 209
Ch. 12 Testing and Certification 223
Ch. 13 Monitoring and Administration 257
Ch. 14 Troubleshooting 265
Appendix A. Resources 277
Glossary 285
Index 301
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