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Telecommunications Crash Course : 3rd Edition - Steven Shepard

Telecommunications Crash Course

3rd Edition


Published: 7th July 2014
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Completely revised bestseller, updated to cover the global Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) sector and "Anytime, Anywhere, Any Device" technology Telecommunications Crash Course, Third Edition fully addresses the crossover that is taking place between the telecom, technology, and media sectors. Today it's almost impossible for an industry professional to work in the world of telecom without also having a significant amount of knowledge about the IT/technology and media industries.

As the boundaries between these markets fade, a single, multi-faceted industry is emerging. Written for decision-makers, this practical, up-to-date guide provides a broad and comprehensive overview of today's tech world that will help you make informed decisions about technology directions, investments, and rollout strategies. Provides unique insight into the increasingly converged telecom, media, and technology industries Offers strong focus on the business implications of TMT technologies International perspective based on the author's experience working in more than 50 countries every year Bridges the gap between technology and business.

About the Author

Steven Shepard, Ph.D., is the founder of the Shepard Communications Group and co-founder of the Executive Crash Course Company. He has more than 30 years of experience in the TMT industry and specializes in international issues in technology, with an emphasis on the social implications of technological change, technology infrastructure development, strategy creation, and technical marketing and sales.

Dr. Shepard's global clients include major telecommunications manufacturers, service providers, software development firms, multinational corporations, universities, advertising firms, and regulatory bodies. He is the author of Voice Over IP Crash Course and several other books and articles.

Foreword: The Changing Industry Landscape. Ch. 1: First Things First (Standards / The Network / The Internet)Ch. 2: Protocols Ch. 3: TelephonyCh. 4: The Byzantine World of Telecom RegulationCh. 5: Access TechnologiesNEW Ch. 6: The Media Game NEW Ch. 7: Fixed Access Technologies NEW Ch. 8: Wireless Access Technologies Ch. 9: Transport TechnologiesNEW Ch. 11: The IT Realm Ch. 12: Industry Market SegmentsNEW Ch. 13: Industry Issues Ch. 14: Final SummaryIndex

ISBN: 9780071832663
ISBN-10: 0071832661
Series: Crash Course
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 576
Published: 7th July 2014
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.1 x 16.0  x 3.3
Weight (kg): 0.94
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: Revised