Handbook of Fiber Optic Data Communication

Other | April 1, 2002

byDeCusatis, Casimer, Casimer Decusatis

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TheHandbookincludes chapters on all the major industry standards, quick reference tables, helpful appendices, plus a new glossary and list of acronyms. This practical handbook can stand alone or as a companion volume to DeCusatis:Fiber Optic Data Communication: Technological Advances and Trends(February 2002, ISBN: 0-12-207892-6), which was developed in tandem with this book.

* Includes emerging technologies such as Infiniband, 10 Gigabit Ethernet, and MPLS Optical Switching
* Describes leading edge commercial products, including LEAF and MetroCore fibers, dense wavelength multiplexing, and Small Form Factor transceiver packages
* Covers all major industry standards, often written by the same people who designed the standards themselves
* Includes an expanded listing of references on the World Wide Web, plus hard-to-find references for international, homologation, and type approval requirements
* Convenient tables of key optical datacom parameters and glossary with hundreds of definitions and acronyms
* Industry buzzwords explained, including SAN, NAS, and MAN networking
* Datacom market analysis and future projections from industry leading forecasters

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TheHandbookincludes chapters on all the major industry standards, quick reference tables, helpful appendices, plus a new glossary and list of acronyms. This practical handbook can stand alone or as a companion volume to DeCusatis:Fiber Optic Data Communication: Technological Advances and Trends(February 2002, ISBN: 0-12-207892-6), whic...

Dr. Casimer DeCusatis is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and technical executive based in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. He currently serves as Chief Technology Officer for IBM Systems Networking Strategic Alliances, and has played a leading role in developing data center network and I/O solutions, including extended distance connectivity. He is an ...

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Format:OtherDimensions:823 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:April 1, 2002Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0080533485

ISBN - 13:9780080533483

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Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface to the Second Edition
Pt. 1 The Technology
Ch. 1 Optical Fiber, Cable, and Connectors
Ch. 2 Optical Sources: Light-Emitting Diodes and Laser Technology
Ch. 3 Detectors for Fiber Optics
Ch. 4 Logic and Drive Circuitry
Ch. 5 Optical Subassemblies
Ch. 6 Fiber Optic Transceivers
Pt. 2 The Links
Ch. 7 Fiber Optic Link Requirements
Ch. 8 Planning and Building the Optical Link
Ch. 9 Testing Fiber Optic Local Area Networks (LANs)
Pt. 3 The Applications
Ch. 10 Introduction to Industry Standards
Ch. 11 Intramachine Communications
Ch. 12 Applications: Asynchronous Transfer Mode and Synchronous Optical Network
Ch. 13 Fiber Channel Standard
Ch. 14 Enterprise Systems Connection Fiber Optic Link
Ch. 15 Local Area Networks, Fiber Distributed Data Interface, Ethernet, and Token Ring
Pt. 4 The Manufacturing Technology
Ch. 16 Semiconductor Laser and Light-Emitting Diode Fabrication
Ch. 17 Receiver, Laser Driver, and Phase-Locked Loop Design Issues
Ch. 18 Packaging Assembly Techniques
Ch. 19 Alignment Metrology and Techniques
App. A Measurement Conversion Tables
App. B Physical Constants
App. C Index of Professional Organizations
App. D OSI Model
App. E Network Standards and Documents
App. F Data Network Rates
App. G Other Datacom Developments
Acronyms
Glossary
Index