Outline of telecommunication

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to telecommunication:

Telecommunication – the transmission of signals over a distance for the purpose of communication. In modern times, this process almost always involves the use of electromagnetic waves by transmitters and receivers, but in earlier years it also involved the use of drums and visual signals such as smoke, fire, beacons, semaphore lines and other optical communications.

Modes of telecommunicationEdit

Types of telecommunication networksEdit

Telecommunications network

Aspects of telecommunication transmissionEdit


Telecommunication technologyEdit

Communications media typesEdit

Relationship between media and transmittersEdit

Multiple access to mediaEdit

History of telecommunicationEdit

History of telecommunication

Major telecommunications equipment manufacturersEdit

Major telecommunications service providersEdit

Telecommunication organizationsEdit

Telecommunication publicationsEdit


  • Billing and OSS World
  • Cabling Installation & Maintenance
  • Call Center
  • Communications News
  • Communications System Design
  • Lightwave
  • Mobile Radio Technology (MRT)
  • New Telephony
  • Phone+
  • RCR Wireless News
  • Telecom Asia
  • Telecommunications Magazine
  • Telephony
  • WhatSatphone Magazine
  • Wireless Systems Design
  • Wireless Week
  • Xchange

Persons influential in telecommunicationEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Telecommunications Magazines". World-Newspapers.com. Retrieved August 15, 2018.

External linksEdit