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The Network Manager's Handbook, Third Edition

1999, 3rd Edition

Edited by John M. Lusa

Auerbach Publications

586 pages

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Hardback: 9780849398414
pub: 1999-12-01
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The Network Manager's Handbook is a one-of-a-kind resource featuring critical network technology assessments and career development advice from some of the most highly respected consultants and network managers in the field. This answer-filled compendium provides a rich blend of precise knowledge and real-world experience, the result of many thousands of hours of actual hands-on work in the field. The book gives you proven, successful, economical solutions to real-world problems associated with the host of new network technologies.

Table of Contents

The Decision Framework

Managing the Enterprise Network Demands High Creativity and Sharp Intellectual Acuity, Thomas A. Browdy

An Enterprise Decision Framework for Information Systems Selection, Richard Lee

Maintaining a Quality Network

Delivering IS Service Quality, Jeffery M. Ferguson and Robert A. Zawacki

A Wide Range of Systems and Devices are Needed to Manage a Network, Hans Kruse

Enterprise Network Monitoring and Analysis in a Mission-Critical Environment, Colin Wynd

New Standards in Cables for the Premises Plant, Arlyn S. Powell, Jr.

Troubleshooting and Analyzing Network Problems, Greg Kilmartin

Designing a Network for Optimal Performance, Kevin M. Groom and Frank M. Groom

Using Intelligent Tools to Operate a Network Help Desk, Jeff C. Hafer

The Service Providers

Competition Makes Dealing with Carriers More Complex, Kimberly Russo

Competition is Dramatically Reshaping the Global Marketplace, Christopher S. Cleveland

The Internet

The Impact of the Internet on Enterprise Networks, Larry L. Learn

An Introduction to Internet Security and Firewall Policies, William Hugh Murray

Virtual Private Networks: Secure Remote Access Over the Internet, John R. Vacca

The Voice Network

The Voice Network: Still the Bedrock of the Wide Area Network, Bryan Pickett

Planning a Cutover to a New Voice System, Thomas Osha

Protecting the Telephone System Against Toll Fraud, Edwin L. Simonson and Brian McDaniel

The Network Technologies

Enterprise Managers Take Advantage of Emerging High-Bandwidth Networks, Kevin M. Groom and Frank M. Groom

Emerging Wireless Technologies for Corporate Networks, Steve Jones and Khari Mack

Telecommuting: Distributed Work Programs, Richard A. Bellaver

Improving Personal Communications with Video, Audio, and Multimedia Techniques, S. Ann Earon

Support for the Network Manager

Outsourcing IT Services, David Massey

Writing an Effective Request for Proposals, Douglas R. Ballou

Tapping the Experience Resources of Consultants, Michael G. Zivich

Budgeting in a Telecommunications Environment, Ron Kovac

Data Warehousing: Preparation for Knowledge Management, Richard A. Bellaver

The Art and Science of Project Management, Antoinette Z. Hubbard

Using Project Management to Become ISO 9000 Certified, Ralph L. Kliem

Educating the Network Manager

Booming Networking Market Seeks Entry-Level Professionals, John M. Lusa

Information Sources for Latest Networking Technology, John M. Lusa


Selected Vendors and Manufacturers in the Networking and Communications Industries

Selected Periodicals in the Networking and Communications Industries



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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
COMPUTERS / Networking / General