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Telecommunication wiring
Herrick, Clyde N.
Personal Author:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice Hall PTR, [1998]

Physical Description:
xiv, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
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TK5103.12 .H47 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area

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This is a practical book on the design, installation, testing, or updating of wiring systems that are critical to the operation of any telecommunication system.

Table of Contents

From planning to troubleshooting
All you need to know to make wiring a competitive advantage!
More than almost anything else, your wiring plant determines whether you can run tomorrow's business-critical networked applications, fully leverage
Internet technologies, and support the rapidly-changing needs of your organization
Telecommunications Wiring, Second Edition is the up-to-date, complete guide to making sure your wiring delivers the results you need-today, and for many years to come
From planning new wiring to systematizing and improving what you've already got, you'll find everything you need to know, including
Creating bid proposals that lead to successful, cost-effective installations Practical guidance on architecting or evolving a wiring system
Proven plans and techniques for managing installation
Documenting and standardizing cabling systems-including how to design a Telecommunications database Ensuring cable security Understanding fundamental wiring theory and practice
Telecommunications Wiring, Second Edition offers a coherent, end-to-end approach to designing a cabling system, selecting media, choosing vendors, documenting the system, and streamlining maintenance
It covers both twisted-pair and fiber optic systems, presenting extensive troubleshooting help-and real-world guidance on avoiding problems in the first place
Whether you're a telecommunications or IT professional, technician or manager with responsibility for wiring systems, this is the single source for the information you need most