Telecommunication System Engineering

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John Wiley & Sons, Jul 31, 2015 - Technology & Engineering - 1024 pages
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"A must for anyone in volved in the practical aspects of the telecommunications industry."
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  • Outlines the expertise essential to the successful operation and design of every type of telecommunications networks in use today
  • New edition is fully revised and expanded to present authoritative coverage of the important developments that have taken place since the previous edition was published
  • Includes new chapters on hot topics such as cellular radio, asynchronous transfer mode, broadband technologies, and network management
 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Basic Telephony
1
Chapter 2 Local Networks
41
Chapter 3 Switching in an Analog Environment
73
Chapter 4 Signaling for Analog Telephone Networks
111
Chapter 5 Introduction to Transmission for Telephony
139
Chapter 6 LongDistance Networks
157
Chapter 7 The Design of LongDistance Links
185
Chapter 8 Digital Transmission Systems
261
Chapter 14 Integrated Services Digital Networks
565
Chapter 15 Speeding Things Up with Frame Relay
603
Chapter 16 The Asynchronous Transfer Mode ATM and Broadband ISDN
631
Chapter 17 CCITT Signaling System No 7
681
Chapter 18 Wireless and CellularMobile Radio
737
Chapter 19 LastMile Broadband Connectivity and Wireless Local Loop WLL
805
Chapter 20 Optical Networking
835
Chapter 21 Network Management
871

Chapter 9 Digital Switching and Networks
317
Chapter 10 Introduction to Data Communications
365
Chapter 11 Data Networks and their Operation
409
Chapter 12 VoiceOver IP
483
Chapter 13 Local Area Networks
501
Appendix 1 Acronyms and Abbreviations
911
Index
931
EULA
998
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ROGER L. FREEMAN is founder and Principal of Roger Freeman Associates, independent consultants in telecommunications, specializing in system engineering in the United States, Canada, and Hispanic America. In the course of over forty-five years’ experience in telecommunications operations, maintenance, and engineering, he has served as principal engineer for advanced system planning at the Raytheon Company, technical manager for ITT Marine Europe, and regional planning expert for the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), among other positions. In addition to the three previous editions of Telecommunication System Engineering, Mr. Freeman has written six other books on the subject of telecommunications engineering: Reference Manual for Telecommunications Engineering, Third Edition; Fiber-Optic Systems for Telecommunications; Fundamentals of Telecommunications; Radio System Design for Telecommunications, Second Edition; Practical Data Communications, Second Edition; and Telecommunications Transmission Handbook, Fourth Edition, all published by Wiley. A senior life member of the IEEE, Roger Freeman has lectured at numerous professional conferences and published widely in international telecommunications journals.

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