Multimedia Applications Support for Wireless ATM Networks
Detailing the recent advances in telecommunications and wireless networks, this book reviews telecommunication network architecture and design principles. Focusing on the newest technology (high-speed networks, bursty traffic, multimedia wireless) and adapting old and new solutions to the newest technology, it presents a real applications-oriented approach to solving network problems, and analyzes architecture and design issues in modern telecommunication and wireless networks.
- Hardback | 310 pages
- 25 x 240 x 25.4mm | 836g
- 08 May 2000
- Pearson Education (US)
- Prentice Hall
- Upper Saddle River, United States
- w. figs.
Table of contents
1. Principles of Telecommunications Network Architecture, Examples From Existing Networks to Illustrate These Principles2. Architecture of Telecommunications and Wireless Networks3. Models of Telecommunications Networks4. Routing Algorithms5. Resource Allocation in Multimedia Wireless Networks
About Anna Hac
DR. ANNA HAC' is Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, and a member of the Editorial Board of the IEEE Transactions on Multimedia. She has been a Visiting Scientist at the Imperial College, University of London, England; a Post-Doctoral Fellow at UC Berkeley; an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at The Johns Hopkins University, and a Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories. Her research contributions include system and workload modeling, performance analysis, reliability, modeling process synchronization mechanisms for distributed systems, congestion control, and wireless networking.