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Author Louis, P. J.

Title Broadband crash course / P.J. Louis.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill, 2002.


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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 321 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series McGraw-Hill telecom portable consultant
McGraw-Hill telecommunications crash courses
McGraw-Hill telecom portable consultant.
McGraw-Hill telecommunications crash courses.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-312) and index.
Contents What is a Broadband Network? -- Transmission Facilities -- Transmission Types: Advantages and Disadvantages -- Metal -- Fiber Optics -- Multiplexing Techniques -- A Growing Problem: Pole Space/Conduit Space -- Microwave/Radio (Cellular, PCS, etc.) -- Wireless Transmissions (Cellular, PCS Bands, LMDS, etc.) -- Wireless Transmission Ranges -- Evaluating Transmission Facilities -- Transmission Media: Data Rates -- Analog versus Digital -- Network Signaling -- Multi-Frequency Signaling -- Common Channel Signaling (CCS) -- Common Channel Signaling (CCS) Network Architecture -- The OSI Network Model -- The OSI Layers -- The SS7 Model and The SS7 Layers -- Transitioning Existing Network Technology: Issues -- Transmission Concepts -- Basic Impairments to Voice Transmissions -- Attenuation Distortion -- Phase Distortion -- Noise -- Echo -- Singing -- Digital and Analog: What Are They? -- Multiplexing -- Digitizing the Analog Signal: Pulse Code Modulation -- Pulse Amplitude Modulation (PAM) -- Coding -- Other Modulation Techniques -- Differential Pulse Code Modulation (DPCM) -- Adaptive Differential Pulse Code Modulation (ADPCM) -- Continuously Variable Slope Delta Modulation (CVSD) -- Vector Quantizing Code (VQC) -- High-Capacity Voice (HCV) -- Transmission: Local versus Long Distance -- Long Distance -- Local Loop -- Routing Methodologies -- Hierarchical Routing/Alternate Routing -- Dynamic Routing -- Packet Switching -- Routing Issues -- Fiber Broadband Network Technologies -- Optical History.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject Broadband communication systems.
Internet service providers.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Telecommunications.
Broadband communication systems. (OCoLC)fst00839147
Internet service providers. (OCoLC)fst00977291
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Louis, P.J. Broadband crash course. New York : McGraw-Hill, 2002 0071380604 (OCoLC)48367137
ISBN 0071414762 (electronic bk.)
9780071414760 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. NZ1 11918730

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