Token ring has become the protocol of choice in high-speed, high-volume networking. This guide offers a complete look at establishing a token-ring network in light of today's technological developments, corporate needs, a management concerns. The book covers such practical issues as safety factors, installation procedures, hardware a software choices, a debugging a testing. It then moves on to detail valuable troubleshooting techniques, a network security a monitoring methods. Featured topics include: available software applications developed specifically for token ring, FDDI a twisted-pair cabling, installation guidelines, how to cope with security a maintenance issues, a much more.NICs, MAUs, patch panels, and wall sockets are usually female jacks. ... Since the four wires carrying the RX/TX lines may be buried with a total of eight wires, know the color code. ... The twisted-pairs should correspond to this color scheme.
|Title||:||The Token-ring Management Guide|
|Author||:||Martin A. W. Nemzow|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Companies - 1993|