Here are a few rules to always keep in mind whenever you are thinking about running cable
The capacity to span large distances with a high degree of immunity to noise and interference along with superior security and high bandwidth make optical networking a very attractive proposition.
The hierarchal or layered approach to networking produces what is known as a layered architecture. This is in contrast to the “flat” or “horizontal” approach.
Originally intended to be a unified networking strategy ATM is a connection-oriented, circuit-switched cell relay “Jack-of-all-trades” transport protocol that uses small uniform fixed-sized cells
Reference standards and standards organizations play an essential role in our technological global plug ‘n’ play world because without them life would be more akin to plug ‘n’ pray.