This is a comprehensive reference of network terms and concepts. This updated and revised edition contains material on network standards, mobile communication advances and high-speed protocols and technologies, and offers increased coverage of interoperability. In addition, the book includes expanded Internet coverage that includes the infrastructure of the Internet, services provided by both service providers and host server providers, the emerging technologies for developing Internet content, and improved security techniques. The accompanying CD-ROM contains the entire contents of the book (both text and illustrations), as well as hyperlinks to related topics on the Internet.
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Unprecedented coverage of networking terms and concepts. Encyclopedia of Networking, Electronics Edition is the most complete guide to the vast world of networking available. In true encyclopedic form, this book and CD-ROM package gives you a concise introduction to every facet of networking and its technologies, followed by all the information you need to continue your research. You'll find complete, easy-to-follow definitions, discussion, and analysis of every networking topic from ATM technology through virtual networks, with numerous illustrations to help you understand even the most difficult issues. Use the cross-referenced text to locate definitions and jump to the CD to find dozens of dynamic hyperlinks to related topics both within the book and on the Internet. Ideal for anyone involved with networking, including those who need to discuss or write about the technology intelligently. This is a virtual library of networking information packed into a single volume!About the Author:
Tom Sheldon (Big Sur, CA) has worked as a computer programmer, consultant, and network administrator since the late 1970's. He is the author of several highly acclaimed Osborne books including Encyclopedia of Networking, Electronic Edition, Windows NT Security Handbook, Microsoft Internet Information Server: The Complete Reference, and Windows 98 Made Easy. In the past few ears, Tom has become a recognized networking expert.
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