The International Dictionary of Data Communications
The most comprehensive and up-to-date reference on data communication - both on-line and off-line. Each of the close to 3,500 entries is cross-referenced for ease of understanding. Special features include specially formatted text to differentiate terms for various connection types; screen captures to explain text windows and/or instructions; examples and graphical shortcuts to further clarify definitions; and seven Appendices including Data Communication Sources, International Telecommunications Carriers, Technology agencies, Network Software and Hardware Companies, and International Standards Organizations. In addition, The International Dictionary of Data Communications lists relevant company addresses, telephone numbers and Internet sites and important meetings and conventions worldwide and sources of additional information. The extensive bibliography and index makes this a must reference for everyone in the business environment.