Introduction to Copper Cabling - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780750655552, 9780080495804

Introduction to Copper Cabling

1st Edition

Applications for Telecommunications, Data Communications and Networking

Authors: John Crisp
Paperback ISBN: 9780750655552
eBook ISBN: 9780080495804
Imprint: Newnes
Published Date: 19th September 2002
Page Count: 215
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Description

Preface; Talking across the Atlantic; Technical bits that may be useful; How cables work; Decibels-they get everywhere but what are they?; How is data transmitted?; We dont do it like that; Not all cables are the same; Selecting, protecting and connecting cables; Networks; Cables in buildings and between buildings; Does it work?; Staying alive until payday; A brief introduction to fiber optics; Moving on; Bibliography; Glossary; Quiz answers; Index;

Key Features

Covers the real-world issues of selection, design, installation, testing, safety, legislation... neglected by university texts An easy-to-read introduction that assumes no prior knowledge beyond basic concepts of voltage and current - ideal for non-specialists as well as practitioners *Covers new BICSI (US / international) regulations and EU framework

Readership

Engineers, managers and students in the fields of telecommunications, data communications and networking.

Table of Contents

Preface; Talking across the Atlantic; Technical bits that may be useful; How cables work; Decibels-they get everywhere but what are they?; How is data transmitted?; We dont do it like that; Not all cables are the same; Selecting, protecting and connecting cables; Networks; Cables in buildings and between buildings; Does it work?; Staying alive until payday; A brief introduction to fiber optics; Moving on; Bibliography; Glossary; Quiz answers; Index;

Details

No. of pages:
215
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Newnes 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Newnes
eBook ISBN:
9780080495804
Paperback ISBN:
9780750655552

About the Author

John Crisp

Affiliations and Expertise

Technical Author and Lecturer, Suffolk, UK

Reviews

"This book is recommended for anyone responsible for networking who neds a basic introduction to cabling... if you want to read a book about your trade that's actually interesting." Communications and Networking magazine Feb 2003