Next generation transport networks : data, management, and control planes / Manohar Naidu Ellanti [and others]

"Next Generation Transport Networks: Data, Management, and Control Planes provides a tutorial and reference information for next generation telecommunication network technologies. This insightful and accessible overview includes key technologies that comprise the backbone of the networking infr...

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Other Authors: Ellanti, Manohar Naidu, 1966-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Springer, ©2005.
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Summary:"Next Generation Transport Networks: Data, Management, and Control Planes provides a tutorial and reference information for next generation telecommunication network technologies. This insightful and accessible overview includes key technologies that comprise the backbone of the networking infrastructure, such as access, metro and long-haul segments. Written by industry veterans, this work uniquely balances and blends three key perspectives on high-speed networks fundamental to understanding transport mechanisms for potential implementation: the data, management, and control planes. Readers will readily learn how transport networks function, how they are used, how layers are managed, and how standards guide developing technologies."--BOOK JACKET.
Physical Description:xi, 710 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:0387240675 (alk. paper)
0387240683 (e-book)