Definitions for "Telecommunications Network"
A telecommunications network is a system of interconnected facilities designed to carry traffic from a variety of telecommunications services. The network has two different but related aspects. In terms of its physical components, it is a facilities network. In terms of the variety of telecommunications services that it provides, it can support a set of many traffic networks, each representing a particular interconnection of facilities.
A system for the transmission of information between one party and another. It comprises transmission, switching and signalling functions.
The public switched telephone exchange network.