Fiber-Optic Systems: Network Applications

Fiber-Optic Systems: Network Applications

by Terry Edwards




Covers the procedures for selecting and implementing fiber optic systems, and gives a broad overview of both the existing market and future trends. Considers the various components of fiber optic systems and the characteristics to bear in mind when choosing a particular system. Also considers an extensive range of applications, partcularly in data networks.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471915676
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/04/1989
Pages: 150
Product dimensions: 6.07(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Fibers and Fiber Cables.

Connectors, Couplers, Splicers, and ''WDM''.

Electro-Optic Modules.

Cable TV, Closed-Circuit TV and Financial Services Systems.

Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANs and MANs).

Long-Distance Trunk Telecommunications.


Current Trends and Forthcoming Developments.

Glossary of Terms and Abbreviations.


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