Sonet/SDH Third Edition by Walter GoralskiSonet/SDH Third Edition by Walter Goralski

Sonet/SDH Third Edition

byWalter Goralski

Paperback | October 4, 2002

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Get comprehensive coverage of fiber optics, next generation SONET architecture, deployment, equipment, and services with this practical guide. Including details on SDH, advanced payload pointers, ring configuration, customer and carrier advantages, and more, this book thoroughly explains this emerging method of high speed data transmission.
Walter Goralski has more than 30 years of experience in the data communications field, including 14 years with AT&T. He is currently a Senior Course Developer and instructor at Juniper Networks®. Walter has spent 15 years as an Adjunct Professor at Pace University Graduate School, where he designed and deployed their graduate program i...
Title:Sonet/SDH Third EditionFormat:PaperbackPublished:October 4, 2002Publisher:OsborneLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0072225246

ISBN - 13:9780072225242


Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to Fiber Optics and SONET/SDH


2: A Fiber Optic Tutorial

3: Optical Networking, WDM, and DWDM

4: The Digital Hierarchy

Part II: How SONET/SDH Works

5: The Evolution of SONET/SDH

6: SONET/SDH Architecture and Frame Structures

7: SONET/SDH Overhead

8: SONET/SDH Payloads

9: SONET/SDH Synchronization and Timing

Part III: SONET/SDH Network Equipment

10: SONET/SDH Networks

11: SONET/SDH Equipment

12: SONET/SDH Equipment Providers

Part IV: SONET/SDH Advantages

13: Customer and Carrier Advantages


15: SONET/SDH Network Management

16: SONET/SDH Protection and Rings

Part V: SONET/SDH Service Deployment

17: SONET/SDH Deployment

18: SONET/SDH Services

19: SONET/SDH Futures and Issues

A: Acronym and Abbreviation List

B: Sonet Quick Reference

C: SDH Quick Reference