A Metropolitan Area Network

  title={A Metropolitan Area Network},
  author={Daniel T. W. Sze},
  journal={IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications},
Most high-speed multiple-access networks on the market, or those currently under design, operate in a limited geographical environment and are devoted either to data-only or voice-only transmission. However, challenges issued by the marketplace require the full integration of voice, data, and video in a real-time environment. This paper proposes a metropolitan area network that covers a campus environment and truly integrates voice, data, and video under a single transmission medium… CONTINUE READING