Cabling, Networking, and Communication Technologies
Must-have Resource for the LV Industry
This essential resource book lays the foundation to understand the design, installation, integration, and troubleshooting of power-limited systems. It is a must for anyone working in the low-voltage industry.
- 250+ pages written in plain English
- Easy-to-understand color graphics
- Great training manual for students and employees
- First book in a series on smart homes and buildings
- Essential for technicians, installation firms, manufacturers, students, and instructors
Written by Helen M. Heneveld
Published by the Electrical Training Alliance
About this Book
This volume is the first in a series of three books on smart home and connected office technologies. Together, the three books are designed to prepare the reader to deliver systems and devices for intelligent and connected living at work and home. The series covers installation, networking, communications, audio and video, security and protection, automation and control, and the skills for success when providing these systems. Each book is also intended to be a stand-alone resource. This book is specifically designed to lay the foundation for for the installation, integration, and troubleshooting of power-limited systems.
About the Author
Helen M. Heneveld is a recognized and respected industry expert who speaks and consults worldwide for the smart home industry. Her early entry to the industry in the 1980s with a home automation installation business and her years of teaching and speaking in the United States, Canada, Australia, Dubai, and Europe give her a unique perspective on the many aspects of business in the connected world. She serves as a board member for the CTA Smart Home Division and was the first female member on the CEDIA Board of Directors. With a unique ability to see through the hype, identify new and impactful technologies, and pinpoint potential opportunities, she continues to share her understandings by attending industry events and writing articles in trade publications.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 CONNECTED AND SMART DEVICES
Chapter 2 CONDUCTORS AND CABLE TYPES
Chapter 3 STRUCTURED CABLING
Chapter 4 FUNDAMENTALS OF INSTALLATION
Chapter 5 TESTING AND TROUBLESHOOTING TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES
Chapter 6 NETWORKING
Chapter 7 COMMUNICATIONS
Chapter 8 SKILLS FOR SUCCESS