High-Performance Communication Networks (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Networking)

3.61 avg rating
( 28 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781558603417: High-Performance Communication Networks (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Networking)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Communication Networks--The center of the information revolution High performance networks are revolutionizing our lives in ways we cannot yet fully perceive. Meet your evolving needs with this in-depth presentation of emerging technologies used to build high speed, high performance communication networks. Authoritatively written, it explains how the converging telephone, data, and CATV technologies are combined into high performance networks, and how to plan, manage, and control these networks. An essential guide for networking professionals This book is well suited for a variety of networking needs. It enables network specialists and system administrators to make informed decisions for implementing and maintaining their companies' networks. It supplies network hardware and software developers with the tools to develop networking solutions, and it provides students in electrical engineering, computer science, operations research, and industry courses with a substantial introduction to networking principles. Features Explains the principles of network design and operation, and their implementation in state-of-the-art technologies such as Internet, high speed LANs and WANs, ISDN, ATM, BISDN, and SONET. Combines the perspectives of the communications engineer, the computer scientist and the economist to provide a system-level understanding of the core networking principles and technologies. Presents essential tools for analyzing, designing, and managing high performance networks. Provides unique coverage of economic issues including cost recovery and pricing schemes. Includes up-to-date coverage of delays, losses, admission control, routing, flow control, switching, networkplanning, pricing, and billing.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Pravin Varaiya is a professor of electrical engineering and computer sciences at the University of California, Berkeley.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jean Walrand; P. P. Varaiya
Published by Morgan Kaufmann Pub (1996)
ISBN 10: 1558603417 ISBN 13: 9781558603417
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann Pub, 1996. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1558603417

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Walrand, Jean, Varaiya, P. P.
Published by Morgan Kaufmann Pub (1996)
ISBN 10: 1558603417 ISBN 13: 9781558603417
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann Pub, 1996. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111558603417

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 40.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Walrand, Jean; Varaiya, P. P.
Published by Morgan Kaufmann Pub
ISBN 10: 1558603417 ISBN 13: 9781558603417
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann Pub. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1558603417 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.3119217

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds