Newnes Data Communications Pocket Book


  • Steve Winder, Supertex Inc., Ipswich, Suffolk, UK
  • Mike Tooley, BA; Advanced Technological and Higher National Certificates, Kingston University, Formerly Vice Principal, Dean of Faculty and Head of Engineering at Brooklands College, Surrey, UK

Despite the complexity of the subject, this wealth of information is presented succinctly and in such a way, using tables, diagrams and brief explanatory text, as to allow the user to locate information quickly and easily. Thus the book should be invaluable to those involved with the installation, commissioning and maintenance of data communications equipment, as well as the end user.
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Professional / technician engineers, students.


Book information

  • Published: April 2002
  • Imprint: NEWNES
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-5297-1

Table of Contents

Preface; LAN software; Networking; Operating systems; Bluetooth and wireless LANs; Fault-finding on RS-232 systems; Optical fibre technology and the IEEE interface standard; Multiplexing (TDM and FDM); Data compression; Digital line systems; On-line services; Digital radio systems; Glossary of data communications terms; Index.