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Broadband Communications

Global infrastructure for the information age

  • Lorne Mason
  • Augusto Casaca
Book BC 1996

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Broadband Traffic Modeling and Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Traffic Modelling I

      1. Fabrice Guillemin, Catherine Rosenberg, Aref Meddeb
        Pages 16-27
    3. Traffic Modelling II

    4. Call Admission and Routing

    5. ABR Control Algorithms

    6. Traffic Control I

    7. Traffic Control II

    8. Resource Allocation

    9. Performance Analysis

    10. Traffic Estimation

  3. Broadband Technologies and Network Design

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 321-321
    2. Access Technologies

    3. Broadband Switching I

    4. Broadband Switching II

      1. Eugenio Lannone, Marco Listanti, Roberto Sabella
        Pages 406-417
      2. Ewa Sokolowska, Nacer Eddine Belabbes, Bozena Kaminska
        Pages 418-429
    5. Protocols

      1. Masami Ishikura, Yoshihiro Ito, Katsuyuki Yamazaki, Tohru Asami
        Pages 443-454
      2. F. Bernabei, A. Coppi, R. Winkler
        Pages 455-466
    6. Traffic Engineering

      1. K. R. Krishnan, Gopalakrishnan Meempat
        Pages 467-476
      2. Kalyan S. Perumalla, C. Anthony Cooper, Richard M. Fujimoto
        Pages 477-488
      3. B. Steyaert, H. Bruneel
        Pages 489-500
    7. Network Design

      1. Jimmy P. Wong, Rajesh K. Pankaj
        Pages 501-512
      2. G. Ruth, J. Etkin
        Pages 513-524
      3. Steven Chamberland, Odile Marcotte, Brunilde Sansó
        Pages 525-536
    8. Network Reliability

      1. P. A. Veitch, D. G. Smith, I. Hawker
        Pages 537-548
      2. Hans Vanderstraeten, Dominique Chantrain, Gzim Ocakoglu, Leo Nederlof, Luc Van Hauwermeiren
        Pages 549-560

About this book

Introduction

Broadband communications is widely recognized as one of the most revolutionary emerging technologies of the last decade of the 20th century. This book provides a comprehensive snapshot of leading-edge research across a structured set of topics vital to broadband communications infrastructure for the information age.

Keywords

Routing Switching Traffic Engineering communication information

Editors and affiliations

  • Lorne Mason
    • 1
  • Augusto Casaca
    • 2
  1. 1.INRS - TelecommunicationsQuebecCanada
  2. 2.IST/INESCLisbonPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-34987-9
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-5041-2960-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-34987-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-422X
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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