Network manageras practical introduction to optical networkingWith cheaper bandwidth and greater robustness, optical networking components are looking increasingly temptingaperhaps even mandatory for maintaining your networkas competitiveness. In Deploying Optical Networking Components, veteran communications consultant Gil Held utilizes language and terms already familiar to network managers -- without overwhelming you with optical science -- to help you:* Understand the role of LEDs, lasers, single mode and multimode optical fiber and couplers and amplifiers* Bridge the divide between conventional systems and optical upgrades* Relate optical technologies to existing networks* Evaluate optical components in the context of your existing infrastructure* Apply practical integration and migration techniques in LANs, WANs, and other infrastructure * Familiarize yourself with technical changes in performance measurement, system management, switching technology, support requirements, and other key challengesWhen this author was involved in a fender-bender and took his car to the local insurance adjuster, the adjuster used a digital camera to ... using a word processing template with digital camera photographs attached and are then emailed to the companya#39;s home office. ... For example, normally the insurance companya#39;s accident repair estimate report, prior to the use of a digital camera, was limited toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Deploying optical networking components|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing - 2001-06-01|