Application of Computers and Microprocessors to the Construction, Installation and Protection of Telecommunication Cables

The first edition of this Handbook was published in 1994. Due to the rapid development of technologies, a second edition was considered useful to include new applications for computers and microprocessors, taking into account that many countries are adopting such devices and equipment. Outside plant occupies a wide area which requires a large amount of investment and a huge amount of work on design, construction, installation and protection, especially considering the new telecommunication services now available and the future role of access networks.