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Optical Networking Standards: A Comprehensive Guide for Professionals / Edition 1

Optical Networking Standards: A Comprehensive Guide for Professionals / Edition 1

by Khurram Kazi


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780387240626
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 12/04/2006
Edition description: 2006
Pages: 828
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.07(d)

About the Author

Over 25 lead contributors and editors of the standards from networking power houses such as Lucent Technologies, Nortel, Marconi, Cisco, British Telecom, Agere Systems, AMCC, PMC-Sierra, Atrica and independent consultants, have come together to make this work a reality.

The volume has been edited by Khurram Kazi, a networking consultant who holds a PhD from University of Connecticut with over 17 years of real-world expertise in the designing ASICs and systems for SONET, IP, ATM, PDH and Ethernet networks. He has published papers and conference tutorials ranging from optical components, to ASICs, to Optical Networks.

Table of Contents

Overview. -Part 1: Optical Transport Networks. - Architecture of Transport Networks.- Interfaces for the Optical Transport Networks.- Multiplex Structures of the Optical Transport Network.- Generic Framing Procedure (GFP). -Synchronization of Optical Networks.- Synchronization Architectures for SONET/SDH Systems and Networks.- Network Survivability.- Part 2: Services Offered over Transport Networks.- Metro Ethernet Overview and Architecture.- Ethernet Services Over Metro Ethernet Networks.- Ethernet Services over Public WAN.- Ethernet Services Over MPLS Networks.- Metro Ethernet Circuit Emulation Services.- Metro Ethernet Network Resiliency and Traffic Management.- SONET for Storage Area Networks.-Part 3: Control and Management of Transport Networks.- Architecting the Automatically Switched Transport Network.-Part 4: Intra-Network Elements and Component-Centric Standards.-Intra-Network Elements Communication.-ITU Optical Interface Standards. -High-Speed Serial Interconnect. -Part 5: Standards Development Process. -Standards Development Process.

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