n.1.A stiff cotton fabric used by milliners for lining bonnets.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Ikanos Communications, developer of Smart Silicon for Profitable Broadband, has announced that Millinet, a major supplier of VDSL equipment in Korea, has chosen to use Ikanos' SmartLeap 8100 Very-High-Bit-Rate Digital Subscriber Line-Discrete Multi-Tone (VDSL-DMT) programmable chipset for its CVL-D5048 system in the fast-growing 50+ Mbps VDSL market with Korea Telecom (KT).
Millinet previously considered VDSL-Quadrature Amplitude Modification (VDSL-QAM) technology for its systems, but switched to Ikanos once results of the VDSL Olympics were made public, determining the VDSL-DMT technology superior over VDSL-QAM.
"The results of the VDSL Olympics made this selection much easier for our company and our carrier customers," said Lee Sang-Chul, president and chief executive officer of Millinet. "Ikanos' programmable solutions are the only production VDSL chipset on the market that supports 50+ Mbps and the longest reach.