The Best Technical Links

These are the ones that I find myself going back to . . . again and again and again . . . I have included three tables of "must have" links :

Definitions and Acronyms

Encyclopedia TechWeb

Acronym1

PC Webopedia Federal Telecom Terms

Encyclopedia - Wikipedia

Acronyms2

Networking.com Definitions

SearchNetworking.com

Cabling Glossary of Terms

Dictionary.com

Computing Networking Dictionary

File Extensions Lookup

CompNetworking Glossary of Computer, Internet and Network Terms

Internet for Beginners Glossary

NetLingo - Networks Acronyms & Terms

Linktionary Search and Index page
WhatIs.com (Tech Target)

Knowledge Base Glossary

 

 

 

Standards, Computers, and Cabling

Standards

Get IEEE 802(TM) - Downloads

Get IEEE 802(TM) Home Page

RFC Index

IEEE Standards

IEEE Standards Working Group Areas

 

 LAN

TopTech LAN Types

 

 Tutorials

Tutorials - Converge Networking

HowStuffWorks

 

White Papers

ITPapers.com

Bitpipe - Free White Papers

Audio Streaming

RAD - Audio Presentations

NWfusion Audio Technology primers

 

Computers

Intel Technical Documentation Center

PC Guide

 

 Cabling - Copper and Fiber

CEE News Archives

Cabling Standards

 

 

 Telecom

General Telecom
Telecom Magazine DS0-DS3 - Digital Signal Services Available over T1,T2, and T3 Signaling Systems Everything T1 - Free T1 INFO T-1, T1, DS-0, DS-1, T-span, DSX, Channel Bank
Network World Fusion Cisco - Tech Note - WAN Compression FAQs Cisco Worldwide Training_ Cisco Career Certifications Request for Comments (RFC) Editor Homepage
Token Ring Switching RFC (replace rfc number with anyone of them) ANSI Online <index>
Ask Mr. DNS IPsec Draft Nanog Archive Configuring BGP Cisco - BGP for Interdomain Routing
NANPA Area Codes Search & Maps Glossary of Telecom Terms
Cisco
Cisco Technologies Cisco Systems Terms and Acronyms Cisco T1_T3 Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) Cisco - Feedback
Product Catalog UniverCD - Cisco Connection Documentation Connector Cables Index Serial Cables
Internet
The BGP Page Understanding IP Addressing Maximum Packet Queuing Delay Traceroute.org
IP
Basic IP Addressing and Troubleshooting Guide Ports (Common TCP and UDP ports)
Networks
The Digital Dream Home Page for Diamond Multimedia 3Com Residential -- The Connected Home
Terms
Federal Standard 1037C_ Glossary of Telecommunications Terms Webopedia_ Online Computer Dictionary for Internet Terms and Technical Support.
Voice
NPAC (Neustar's Number Portability Administration Center) NANC (FCC's North American Numbering Council) NANPA (North American Numbering Plan Administration)
INC Documents - NANPA docs & standards NANPA Numbers (Area Codes, CIC's, n11, etc)
Cables & Adapters
Cabling Standards Cabling Glossary of Terms
ATM
Frame Relay to ATM Interworking ATM Networks_ A Series of Tutorials by Raj Jain
Fiber Optics
The Light Brigade Your Fiber Optic Resource Fiberoptic.com - Fusion splicer, OTDR, etc. (great) - fiberoptics.info - WDM, DWDM fibre connectors & adapters
Cisco CCNA Tests
GroupStudy.com - CCIE, CCNA, CCNP and other Cisco Certifications About.com http--www.rohlin.com-helpdesk-CCNA-ccna_sample_questions.htm
Router WIC's, NM's, IP's, and PA's
Cisco Interfaces and Modules - Cisco Systems Cisco Interfaces and Modules
White Papers - Tech Articles
NWfusion - Network World Fusion Bitpipe - IP Networks White Papers Bitpipe White Papers
JuniperRFC'sMPLSPKI
Technical Documentation for JUNOS 6.2Search the RFC IndexMPLS Resource CenterNIST - PKI Home
  MPLS utorial