This edition is thoroughly updated and expanded to address broadband network management and the latest trends in the network management techlogy and standards. The authors unique approach thoroughly illustrates the theoretical and practical aspects of network management, and the techlogies and the tools that academics and network managers simply must kw. Network management extended to telecommunications managementMaps the concept of eTOM with TMNExtensive treatment on the design of an NMS with practical perspectiveFocuses on management of wired, fixed wireless and mobile broadband access, and home networks including evolving management protocols and MIBsElucidates management of Optical and MPLS networks widely deployed in the telecommunications network Web-, CORBA-, and XML-based techlogies addressed along with NGOSS techlogy
Mani Subramaniam is a professor at Georgia Institute of Technology, where he teaches a Network Management course based on his years of industry experience. He has led research and development at several networking corporations and has practical knowledge of networking and network management. In 1989, he was elected Technical Director of the OSI Network Management Forum and was responsible for the first release of OSI NM specifications. Dr. Subramanian received his Ph.D. from Purdue University.