BDC5eChapter1 - Chapter 1 Introduction Business Data...

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Chapter 1: Introduction Business Data Communications, 4e
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Networking is critical to the new corporate structures emerging in today’s businesses Benefits of good networks make geographically dispersed companies more manageable help top-heavy companies trim down middle management help companies break down barriers between divisions.
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Trends Driving Data Communication Traffic growth Voice & data; local and long distance Development of new services In turn drives increased traffic Advances in technology Encourage and support increased growth and development
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Key Technology Trends Faster and cheaper computing and communications Increasingly “intelligent” networks Growing importance of Internet, intranet and extranet applications Increasing use of and dependence on mobile technology
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Business Drivers
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Convergence Applications Services Management Infrastructure
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Business Information Requirements Voice communications Data communications Image communications Video communications
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2010 for the course BAMU BSC taught by Professor Kmm during the Spring '10 term at University of New York in Prague.

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