A complete telecommunication system comprises of transmitter(s) for up-link and receiver(s) for down-link. The transmitter and receiver at any station in combined form are called a transceiver.
According to IUT’s Radio Regulations telecommunication is defined as “Any transmission, emission or reception of signs, signals, writings, images and sounds or intelligence of any nature by wire, radio, optical or other electromagnetic systems.”
There are several types of telecommunications networks. Examples of telecommunications networks are:
- · Computer network
- · the Internet network
- · the public switched telephone network
- · the global Telex network
- · the aeronautical ACARS network
- · Telecommunication Network Components
Actually, networking is a subdomain of Telecommunications Networks.
Networking is the process of interconnecting devices to one main system known as the server. Networking is the construction, design and use of network, including the physical (cabling, hub, bridge, switch etc.), the selection and use of telecommunication protocol and communication software for using and managing the network, and the establishment of operation policies and procedures related to the network.
Difference between telecommunication and networking, Difference between telecommunications and networking, Difference between telecommunication engineering and network engineering.