News | June 25, 2014

Wiley Announces Cabling: The Complete Guide To Copper And Fiber-Optic Networking, 5th Edition From Sybex

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Develop the Skills Needed to Design and Build a Reliable, Cost-effective Cabling Infrastructure

Greencastle, IN (PRWEB) - To meet the growing demand for fiber optics in large-scale communications networks and telecommunication standards, Wiley announces Cabling: The Complete Guide to Copper and Fiber-Optic Networking, 5th Edition (Sybex; ISBN: 978-1-118-80732-3; March 2014). The new edition has been fully-updated for network designers, engineers, administrators, consultants and cabling technicians.

Cabling: The Complete Guide to Copper and Fiber-Optic Networking, 5th Edition covers LAN Networks and Cabling Systems, featuring comprehensive information on current cabling methodologies and is updated to the latest industry standards. Additionally, the book addresses Fiber-Optic Cabling and Components by digging deeper into fiber optics and can also be used to prepare readers for the Fiber Optics Installer (FOI), Fiber Optics Technician (FOT), and Data Cabling Installer (DCI) certifications, three of the Electronic Technicians Association® (ETA) International's leading technical certifications.

“ETA is proud to offer this book co-authored by our former chairman, Bill Woodward, FOD (Fiber Optic Designer). This new edition is the only book needed for current cabling methodologies and standards. It explains why cutting corners is a bad idea, walks through the obstacles to high-speed data transfer, and encourages following the golden rules of cabling,” said ETA International President Teresa Maher, CSS. “Bill spearheads our fiber optics committee and guided ETA to great success as one of ETA’s most valuable Subject Matter Experts.”

Cabling: The Complete Guide to Copper and Fiber-Optic Networking, 5th Edition is a comprehensive resource packed with expert advice and best practices for implementing data center, local, access, metropolitan and wireless networks with data rates ranging from 100Mbps to 100Gbps using copper and fiber optic cabling. This industry-leading guide is available for purchase online and at retailers nationwide. The book is available in both print and all e-book formats. Wiley’s website provides an instructor companion site with resources for teaching the material presented in the text. For additional information, visit

About Sybex®
For over 35 years, Sybex has published premium learning products and solutions for current and aspiring professionals working with cutting edge technologies. Our customers come from every corner of the globe and work in a variety of industries, but they all have one thing in common—the drive to acquire the serious technical skills needed to excel in a competitive marketplace. Wherever you are in your career, Sybex can help you achieve your goals. For more information, visit Sybex is an imprint of Wiley.

About ETA International
Founded in 1978, Electronics Technicians Association® (ETA) International is a not-for-profit, professional trade association promoting excellence in electronics technologies through certifications. Today, ETA has issued over 150,000 technical certifications covering more than 80 certification programs in a variety of electronics fields. All ETA certifications are accredited through the International Certification Accreditation Council (ICAC) and align with the ISO-17024 standard. For more information, visit

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