The #1 single-source resource for wiring professionals has just been updated to reflect the latest media, wiring schemes, products, and techniques — plus critical new safety and fire requirements just incorporated into the National Electrical Code (NEC). KEY TOPICS: Telecommunications Wiring, Third Edition offers the industry’s most coherent, end-to-end approach to designing and implementing cabling systems. Coverage includes: selecting media; defining architectures; creating proposals that lead to successful, cost-effective installations; choosing vendors; documenting cabling systems and building telecommunications databases; and maintenance best practices. The book covers both twisted-pair and fiber optic systems, and offers techniques for successful DSL wiring. For the first time, it also covers the NEC communications wiring fire and safety codes — both residential and commercial. For all telecom and datacom managers, wiring specialists, technicians, and consultants; and for instructors teaching communications wiring. MARKET: For all telecom and datacom managers, wiring specialists, technicians, and consultants; and for instructors teaching communications wiring.