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Author Chomycz, Bob, author.

Title Fiber optic installer's field manual [electronic resource] / Bob Chomycz.

Published New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2015.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 2nd edition.
Physical description xiii, 434 p. : ill., figs., tables.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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 LeasingAppendices[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 SpacingIndex./ Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "A fully updated fiber optic cable installation guideExtensively revised to cover the latest technologiesand equipment, this portable tool shows you how toplan, install, and maintain a robust fiber optic networkto 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 ".
Other formats Also issued in online version.
Notes Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on May 21, 2015.
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.
ISBN 9780071818674 (print ISBN)
0071818677 (print ISBN)