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Author Chomycz, Bob, author.

Title Fiber optic installer's field manual / Bob Chomycz
Edition Second edition
Published New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2015]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 434 pages) : illustrations
Contents Machine generated contents note: -- Ch. 1 Introduction -- Ch. 2 Properties of Light -- Ch. 3 Optical Fiber -- Ch. 4 Fiber Optic Cables -- Ch. 5 Cable Procurement -- Ch. 6 Safety Precautions -- Ch. 7 Handling Fiber Optic Cable -- Ch. 8 Outdoor Cable Installation -- Ch. 9 Indoor Cable Installation -- Ch. 10 Fiber Optic Cable General Installation Guideline -- Ch. 11 Splicing and Termination -- Ch. 12 Patch Cords and Connectors -- Ch. 13 Power Meter, Source and Return Loss Measurement -- Ch. 14 The OTDR and OSA -- Ch. 15 Fiber Characterization (Loss, CD, PMD, ORL, Latency) -- Ch. 16 Fiber Optic Installation Tests -- Ch. 17 Lightwave Equipment -- Ch. 18 Wavelength Division Multiplexers -- Ch. 19 Other Fiber Components -- Ch. 20 SONET/SDH -- Ch. 21 LAN -- Ch. 22 Fiber System Deployment -- Ch. 23 Maintenance -- Ch. 24 Emergency Cable Repair -- Ch. 25 Records -- Ch. 26 Troubleshooting -- Ch. 27 Design Fundamentals -- Ch. 28 Personnel -- Ch. 29 Dark Fiber Leasing appendices[bullet] Glossary of Terms and Acronyms[bullet] Units[bullet] Optical Fiber Color Codes[bullet] Fiber Optic Records[bullet] Relevant Standards and References[bullet] Transceiver Standards and Naming Convention[bullet] DWDM 100GHz and 50GHz Channel Spacing
Summary "A fully updated fiber optic cable installation. Extensively revised to cover the latest technologies and equipment, this portable tool shows you how to plan, install, and maintain a robust fiber optic network to support today's high speed requirements. The emphasis is on practical, efficient installation techniques using current global industry standards. Detailed diagrams and step-by-step procedures walk you through the entire process. This completely up-to-date edition is an essential on-the-job reference. Fiber Optic Installer's Field Manual, Second Edition, covers: Properties of light Optical fiber Fiber optic cables Fiber optic cable procurement Safety precautions Handling fiber optic cable Outdoor fiber optic cable installation Indoor cable installation Fiber optic cable general installation guide Splicing and termination Patch cords and connectors Optical fiber power loss and measurement The OTDR and OSA Fiber optic installation tests Transceivers such as SFP and XFP WDM and other passive optical equipment SONET/SDH Ethernet over fiber Fiber system deployment Maintenance Emergency cable repair Network documentation Troubleshooting Design fundamentals Personnel Dark fiber leasing Global standards reference tables "--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fiber optics -- Equipment and supplies -- Installation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Optical communications -- Equipment and supplies -- Installation -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Optical communications -- Fieldwork -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Fiber optics -- Equipment and supplies -- Installation.
Optical communications -- Equipment and supplies -- Installation.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2014032345