Today there is feverish competition to get on the information superhighway. This is the first book on the technology behind today's hottest communications services that offers an overview of such critical factors as regulatory aspects, VDT connectivity, business video, and products under development.
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Your complete gride to digital video architectures, services, protocols, products, and markets Video Dialtone Technology Keep up with the latest technological advances for delivering digital video along the information superhighway-from telephone or cable ramps directly into home and business. Video Dialtone Technology is the first book to fully explore the technology behind today's hottest communications services: edutainment... telecommuting... remote learning... interactive... interactive television... automated teleshopping... and much more. This far-sighted guide takes you step by step through major digital video innovations, explaining their long-term viability, current capabilities, and impact on the race to win the market. Included are detailed overviews of important topics such as VDT architectures, connectivity, business video, products under development, and regulatory factors. You'll find incisive accounts of the three major players in the field(telco's, cable companies, and direct broadcasters), the problem of retrofitting existing infrastructures, and solutions of tlephone and cable based on advanced switching technologies and the introduction of fiber into the loop. This essential digital video sourcebook also offers you an informative inside look at RBOC activity, as well as helpful technology assessments from both provider and business viewpoints.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill (Tx), 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070427240
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