OverviewFundamental business data communication and networking concepts plus leading edge applications Updated with advances in the field, Business Data Communications and Networking, 13th Edition offers a foundation and balanced presentation for understanding, comparing and evaluating technologies and applications. The text provides fundamental concepts and applications to help students succeed in their careers. This 13th edition for Australia and New Zealand features content on both the technical and managerial areas of data communications. It helps students understand how networks operate. Actual examples throughout the text illustrate network uses. Management Focus boxes show how real organizations are utilizing telecommunications and networking. The text covers the key topics and management issues in data communications, providing a foundational understanding for students.