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2014-10-14 12:34:05

Over Past Five Years FCC Has Either Reversed Or Threatened To Reverse Bi-Partisan Deregulatory Policies Of Past Two Decades WASHINGTON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Under Section 706 of the Communications Act, the Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") is charged with encouraging "the deployment of advanced telecommunications services to all Americans." To support the private investment required to fulfill this mandate, all five of the FCC's Commissioners have...

2014-10-14 12:30:49

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rural healthcare providers meeting with Solix, Inc. at the NARHC Fall Institute in Reno October 22-24 will receive complimentary consultations and gain insight into a federal program designed to help accelerate the adoption of state-of-the-art technology for hospitals, clinics and other institutions serving less-populated areas. In addition, Solix's Grant Applicant Consulting Specialists will provide a customized assessment of...

2014-10-14 12:29:51

New internet VPN system provides superior broadband support to help hospitals and physicians manage thousands of medical records across the county - especially those in rural and isolated locations. LIVERMORE, Calif., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a time when healthcare providers are facing increased scrutiny to digitize medical records, cut costs and improve operational efficiencies, Comcast Business today announced that Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS), the...

2014-10-14 04:24:00

DECT ULE Device Protocol HAN FUN - Simple, Powerful Home Area Network Control Now on Lantiq's Gateway Chipset Families MUNICH and NEUBIBERG, Germany, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lantiq, a leading supplier of broadband access and home networking technologies, has now advanced its strategy to make the broadband gateway the central node for smart home networks by integrating support for the ULE Alliance's HAN FUN protocol into its software powering the xRX 200/300 Gateway System-on-Chip...

2014-10-13 23:00:44

Enhanced VoIP services and hosted applications will add new revenues and increase customer options in the coming months as new products roll out. Sarasota, Florida (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 Today, IPitomy Communications, LLC announced the acquisition of the SIP trunking division of Goodwin Global Communications (GGC), a leader in VoIP and SIP trunking services. With switches in Los Angeles and Dallas and an international VoIP network, IPitomy now offers IPitomy SIP trunking and service...

2014-10-13 08:32:09

Sales of Mega-Fast Fiber Broadband Service in Austin Surpass Expectations; Service Now Available to Twice as Many Households and Small Businesses Since 2013 Launch AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* is doubling down on Austin, giving more residents and small businesses than ever access to its fastest available broadband and Wi-Fi speeds. The company announced today it has transitioned all U-verse(®) with AT&T GigaPower(SM) customers to speeds reaching up to 1Gbps and...

2014-10-11 23:01:06

“This looks and sounds like a new and direct competitor to Netflix and the traditional cable television landscape,” says Technology Industry Analyst Jeff Kagan Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 11, 2014 During a recent speech Verizon Communications CEO Lowell McAdam said they plan to launch an Internet-based television service in the first half of 2015. This is a move that is intended to shake up traditional cable television, says Reuters, Sept 11. Industry analyst Jeff Kagan offers...

2014-10-09 23:09:00

RCN introduces faster Internet speeds to new customers Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 RCN, an industry-leading provider of high-speed Internet, digital TV and phone services, announced today the launch of a faster Internet speed tier. RCN’s Chicago market is the newest area to offer the advanced 110/15 Mbps speed tier, further adding choice and value to its suite of services while meeting the demands of the market. Over the last year, RCN introduced its new 110/15 Mbps...

2014-10-09 12:32:54

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 123Net Inc., one of Michigan's largest telecommunications and Internet service providers, announced today that it has welcomed Michigan Network Services, LLC. (MNS) into the 123Net family. "We are excited about incorporating Michigan Network Services into our network. We're going to take good care of all MNS customers and ensure they get the attention and support they need through the transition and beyond," said Dan Irvin, 123Net's...

2014-10-09 12:25:59

LIVERMORE, Calif., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Comcast named industry leader Judy James as Director of Government Affairs for the North Bay Area of California. James will be based in Rohnert Park and will report directly to Sue Vaccaro, Senior Director of Government Affairs for Comcast California. James will be responsible for Comcast's local government affairs and policy issues in the Napa, Sonoma, North Solano, Marin, and Mendocino areas....


Latest broadband Reference Libraries

Internet Service Provider
2013-01-20 09:16:23

An internet service provider or ISP is an organization or company that provides access to the internet through copper wires, phone lines, wireless, or fiber-optic cables. There are two types of ISPs, hosting and transit. The hosting ISP is like a co-location center where it will lease server space to people and smaller businesses. The transit ISP provides a large amount of bandwidth to connect hosting ISPs to access ISPs. The ISP can be community owned providing the service as non-profit...

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2009-07-21 16:45:53

A Radio Atmospheric signal (sometimes referred to as Sferic or Spheric), is a broadband electromagnetic impulse that occurs during atmospheric lightning discharges. Sferics spread out from the lightning source and can be received thousands of miles away. A sferic, depending on atmospheric conditions, may extend anywhere from a few kHz to several tens of kHz. Sferics from far reaching storms, over 1500 miles away, are generally offset in frequency range and may be picked up as tweeks. A...

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