Selected Readings on Telecommunications and Networking, 1st Edition

  • Jairo Gutierrez
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  • ISBN-10: 1605660957
  • ISBN-13: 9781605660950
  • DDC: 621.382
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 339 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Education and research in the field of telecommunications and networking can prove problematic without the proper resources and tools on the most relevant issues, trends, and advancements."Selected Readings on Telecommunications and Networking" supplements course instruction and student research with quality articles focused on key issues concerning the planning, design, maintenance, and management of telecommunications and networking technologies. Containing over 30 chapters from authors across the globe, these selected readings in areas such as collaborative technologies, virtual teams, and wireless systems depict the most relevant and important areas of classroom discussion within the categories of Fundamental Concepts and Theories; Development and Design Methodologies; Tools and Technologies; Application and Utilization; Critical Issues; and Emerging Trends.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
About the Editor.
1: Fundamental Concepts and Theories.
2: A Brief Overview of Wireless Systems and Standards.
3: Propagating the Ideal: The Mobile Communication Paradox.
4: Teaching and Learning Wi-Fi Networking Fundamentals Using Limited Resources.
5: Mobile Advertising: A European Perspective.
6: Development and Design Methodologies.
7: Developing a Telecommunication Operation Support System (OSS): The Impact of a Change in Network Technology.
8: A Component-Based Data Management and Knowledge Discovery Framework for Aviation Studies.
9: Waleli: Bringing Wireless Opportunities to Life.
10: Designing a Resilient and High Performance Network.
11: Collaboration Challenges in Community Telecommunication Networks.
12: A Generic Framework for Bluetooth Promoted Multimedia on Demand (BlueProMoD).
13: Tools and Technologies.
14: Using Mobile Phones and PDAs in Ad Hoc Audience Response Systems.
15: An Evaluation of U.S. City Government Wireless Networks for Mobile Internet Access.
16: Information-Theoretic Methods for Prediction in the Wireless and Wired Web.
17: Empirical Prediction of Computer-Network Evolution.
18: Utilization and Applications.
19: New Computer Network Paradigms and Virtual Organizations.
20: Software Agent Technology for Supporting Ad Hoc Virtual Enterprises.
21: Wireless Networks Based on WiFi and Related Technologies.
22: An Immune Systems Approach for Classifying Mobile Phone Usage.
23: Collecting Consumer Behavior Data with WLAN.
24: Critical Issues.
25: Distributed Resources Management in Wireless LANs.
26: An Empirical Examination of the Impact of Wireless Local Area Networks on Organization of Users.
27: Supporting Real-Time Service in Packet-Switched Wireless Networks.
28: Effect of Wireless Channels on the Performance of Ad Hoc Networks.
29: Key Issues in Mobile Marketing: Permission and Acceptance.
30: Consumer Perceptions and Attitudes Towards Mobile Marketing.
31: Trust Models for Ubiquitous Mobile Systems.
32: Emerging Trends.
33: Optical Network Survivability.
34: Fractal Geometry and Computer Science.
35: Transitioning from Face-to-Face to Online Instruction: How to Increase Presence and Cognitive/Social Interaction in an Online Information Security Risk Assessment Class.
36: A Mobile Intelligent Agent-Based Architecture for E-Business.