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Exclusive webinar for NCTC members will focus on the importance of leveraging upstream CMTS data to improve quality of network service. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB)
Solveforce’s real-time online Cable Internet tool will reveal the true provider network, along with Better Business Bureau credentials, when available. Chicago,
Managing Director Cassie Bair testifies before Minnesota Senate Finance Committee E-12 Budget Division Longmont, Colo.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler this week unveiled his plan to reclassify broadband under Title II of the Communications Act, a section of the law written in 1934
STOCKHOLM, February 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Software Defined Networking (SDN) promises to revolutionize service deployment and service activation in today's telecommunications
Report shows Virginia continues to rank among national leaders in broadband. Herndon, Va (PRWEB) February 05, 2015 The Center for Innovative Technology
US Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler has revealed that he will be distributing proposed new net neutrality guidelines to members of the agency this week.
Satellite Service Providers and high speed internet is now available to all counties in IL along with no cost installation. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) February
Net neutrality has been a contentious issue for a decade, but analysis of the FCC's recent decision means that strong net neutrality rules will prevail. Los
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...
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...
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...
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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