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Data Communications: From Basics to Broadband, CourseSmart eTextbook, 4th Edition

By William J Beyda

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Sep 15, 2004

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An introductory text for technical and non-technical students in business, management, and information technology, as well as computer science and electrical engineering.

Focusing on both fundamental concepts and practical applications, this data communications text is accessible to the novice yet challenging to the technical professional. Beyda provides a thorough introduction to telecommunications and a practical understanding of all relevant terminology, concepts, hardware, software, protocols, architectures, and other information to make the student literate in data communications.

Table of Contents



Chapter 1 - Overview And Introduction


Chapter 2 - Understanding Telecommunications


Chapter 3 - Basic Data Communications Concepts


Chapter 4 - Data Interfaces


Chapter 5 - Data Transmission


Chapter 6 - Data Integrity And Security


Chapter 7 - Architectures And Protocols


Chapter 8 - Data Transport Networks


Chapter 9 - Network Management


Chapter 10 - The Convergence Of Voice And Data Communications


Appendix A - The Binary Number System


Appendix B - Legacy Communications Equipment


Appendix C - Systems Network Architecture


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Data Communications: From Basics to Broadband, CourseSmart eTextbook, 4th Edition
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$56.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-128932-1