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2014-10-30 23:01:17

Michigan Broadband Hero Awards Presented by Connect Michigan Lansing, MI (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 More than four hundred attendees convened at the Radisson Hotel in Lansing for the 2014 Michigan Broadband Conference. Community broadband champions, technology providers, and policymakers from across the state discussed best practices and shared strategies for leveraging technology to enhance and sustain the economic standing and quality of life for all Michigan communities. A significant...

2014-10-30 08:43:40

BUSAN, South Korea, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governments must enhance their national broadband planning process to enable information communications technology (ICTs) and broadband to catalyze socio-economic development, according to an open letter from the UN Broadband Commission for Digital Development to delegates attending the ITU's 2014 Plenipotentiary Conference, in South Korea. Personally delivered by Rwanda's President Paul Kagame, co-Chair of the Broadband...

2014-10-30 08:42:48

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. (OTC PINK: OTOW), is pleased to release this letter to its shareholders in order to provide an overview of the plan for the last quarter of 2014 and into 2015. We are actively working to finalize adequate funding of our planned projects become available to us over the next few months. The Company is working on the following projects: -- Completing the purchase of a Dominican Bank. -- Executing on the...

2014-10-30 08:41:51

Coastal Carolina Fair Showcases Exede High-Speed Internet LADSON, S.C., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Along with an array of booths, bands, and bull riding, this year's Coastal Carolina Fair, which runs from Oct. 30 - Nov. 9, will showcase a first-of-its-kind high speed satellite internet plan, now available in the Lowcountry and other areas of South Carolina. The new Freedom Plan from Exede(®) Internet provides virtually unlimited data usage for communications, web browsing, and...

2014-10-30 08:37:19

New version of Mushroom Networks' flagship Broadband Bonding(TM) Technology can now run as a virtual machine in a virtualized environment SAN DIEGO, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mushroom Networks, Inc., innovators of Broadband Bonding technology, today announced a new, virtual version of its flagship WAN Orchestrator that runs on a VMware hypervisor. Installation is quick and easy, and enables faster, more reliable connectivity between branch offices and data centers, thereby...

2014-10-29 23:01:38

Solveforce plans on rolling out their Low Price Guarantee to Los Angeles, California this November 2014. Their program states, "find a better price and they will match it". Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 Solveforce's Low Price Guarantee program helps to select the best cable internet prices of interest, then a member of their sales team will discuss the details of the Cable Internet Provider request, qualify, confirm pricing, and assist with the signup...

2014-10-28 23:11:05

Hotel benefits from RCN Business’ superior service and fiber-rich network New York City, NY (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 RCN Business, a communications provider delivering voice, data and video solutions to businesses of all sizes, announces today that it has partnered with The Milburn Hotel in New York to provide secure, seamless, high-speed networking and video services. The deal represents the increasing demand in the hospitality industry for high-performance networking services that...

2014-10-28 23:09:40

Phoenix Internet recently announced the acquisition of Last Mile Communications, Inc. assets known as Wyde Beam Broadband. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Phoenix Internet recently announced the acquisition of Last Mile Communications, Inc. assets known as Wyde Beam Broadband. This acquisition enhances their ability to provide high-speed Internet to businesses and residents in the Phoenix-metro area, Wittmann, Payson and Tonto Basin, especially those in underserved communities....

2014-10-28 12:38:04

Chesapeake new home community selected as first site for faster speeds CHESAPEAKE, Va., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Communications today announced that its gigabit internet service for residential customers is coming to Virginia. The company will offer speeds 100 times faster than the average speed in the U.S. today. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141028/154934 Cox is the first national communications provider in Virginia to commit to a residential gigabit Internet...

2014-10-27 08:34:54

CEVA's flagship communications DSP delivers outstanding performance, enabling the highest capacity, most flexible G.fast modems ever conceived MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of DSP-based IP platforms for vision, audio, communications and connectivity, today announced that Sckipio Technologies has licensed and deployed the CEVA-XC DSP in the world's first G.fast modem chipsets. The outstanding performance...


Latest Internet access Reference Libraries

Digital Subscriber Line, DSL
2013-02-17 10:12:40

Image Caption: Schematic showing how DSL works. Credit: Jhbdel/Wikipedia (CC BY-SA 3.0) The term DSL or ADSL (a higher speed connection) is the technology of delivering an Internet connection over wires using a local telephone network. A filter is used to block high frequency interference, enabling the user to have access to the Internet as well as use of the phone simultaneously. The rate of data transfer usually ranges from 256 kbps to 40 Mbps downstream (to the customer) and the data...

Dial-Up Internet Access
2013-02-17 10:01:27

Image Caption: Phone connector with female socket, used for dial-up Internet access. Credit: Shaddack/Wikipedia Dial-up access is a connection to the Internet using telephone company lines to connect to an Internet Service Provider (ISP). The user connects to an internal or external modem that decodes the data and displays it onto the computer, laptop, or similar device. Often this choice of connection is used where other forms of connections are not available, such as in remote or...

Wireless Broadband
2013-02-16 12:05:15

Image Caption: Three 155 Mbps dishes on top of the Oil & Gas Commerce Building, Fort Worth TX. Credit: RockyDallas/Wikipedia Wireless broadband is a technology that gives users a high speed internet connection or a connection to a computer network covering a wide area without the use of a wired connection. Broadband is instant access to the Internet or a network at data rates greater than 1.5 Mbps. Originally wireless Internet service providers (WISPs) could only be accessed in...

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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