LAN Technologies Explained is an incredibly comprehensive and easy-to-read tutorial. It authoritatively describes the protocols, techniques, products and concepts that enable an organization's computer and data networks to carry ever-greater volumes of data at ever greater speeds. LAN Technologies Explained guides readers from traditional access methods such as Ethernet and Token Ring through the latest high-bandwidth technologies, including Gigabit Ethernet. The book's easy-to-read approach makes complex technologies and concepts accessible to both new and experienced networking professionals. LAN Technologies Explained features detailed descriptions of fundamental networking devices, including bridges, switches and routers. Practical, comprehensive, and authoritative, LAN Technologies Explained is the ultimate resource for any technical professional involved in networking. Winner of the Referenceware Excellence Award in the Networking category, 2003 Describes leading-edge technologies, including Gigabit Ethernet Sample network traffic traces and topologies reinforce explanationsPhilip Miller, Michael Cummins ... Most vendors include management software that enables the feature or technology to be set manually, and in this way lock the device to operate in one single mode. ... is the oldest specification supporting auto-negotiation, and allows transmission in only a single direction at any time. Thusanbsp;...
|Title||:||LAN Technologies Explained|
|Author||:||Philip Miller, Michael Cummins|
|Publisher||:||Digital Press - 2000|