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6Bone and IPv6


ATM (Asynchronous Transfer Mode)

Bandwidth Management

B-ISDN (Broadband ISDN)

Broadband Communications and Networking

Cable and Wiring

Concentrator Devices

Core Network

CSU/DSU (Channel Service Unit/Data Service Unit)

Data Switches

Data Transmissions

DPT (Dynamic Packet Transport)

DTM (Dynamic Synchronous Transfer Mode)

E Carriers

Edge Devices

Electromagnetic Spectrum

End Systems and End-to-End Connectivity

Fiber-Optic Cable

Fibre Channel


HIPPI (High-Performance Parallel Interface)

HSSI (High-Speed Serial Interface)


Infrared Technologies

Internet Architecture and Backbone


IP over ATM

ISO/IEC-11801 Cabling Standards

Label Switching

Lambda Circuits

LAN (Local Area Network)

LAN Drivers

Link Aggregation

LVDS (Low-Voltage Differential Signaling)

MAN (Metropolitan Area Network)

Microwave Communications

MPLS (Multiprotocol Label Switching)

Multilayer Switching

Multiplexing and Multiplexers

NADH (North American Digital Hierarchy)

NAP (Network Access Point)

Network Access Services

Network Concepts

Network Design and Construction

NPN (New Public Network)

OC (Optical Carrier)

Optical Networks

OSRP (Optical Signaling & Routing Protocol)

Packets and Packet-Switching Networks

Parallel Interface


Physical Layer

PoP (Point of Presence)

PoS (Packet over SONET)

Power Line Access Services

PPP (Point-to-Point Protocol)


SCSI (Small Computer System Interface)

Serial Communication and Interfaces

Service Providers and Carriers

SONET (Synchronous Optical Network)

SSA (Serial Storage Architecture)

Switch Fabrics and Bus Design

Switching and Switched Networks

T Carriers

TDM Networks

Telecommunications and Telephone Systems

Telecommunications Regulation

Traffic Management, Shaping, and Engineering

USB (Universal Serial Bus)

VI Architecture

Virtual Circuit

WAN (Wide Area Network)

WDM (Wavelength Division Multiplexing)

Wireless Broadband Access Technologies

Web Links
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Juniper Networks Tech Center

Pluris Terabit Info Center

Web ProForum (see optical networking topics in list)

Noritoshi Demizu multilayer routing Web page (see optical and MPLS links)

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