subscriber line


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Noun1.subscriber line - a telephone connectionsubscriber line - a telephone connection    
connecter, connector, connective, connection, connexion - an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"
digital subscriber line, DSL - a generic name for digital lines that are provided by telephone companies to their local subscribers and that carry data at high speeds
hot line - a direct telephone line between two officials
land line, landline - a telephone line that travels over terrestrial circuits; "a land line can be wire or fiber optics or microwave"
party line - a telephone line serving two or more subscribers
private line - a telephone line serving a single subscriber
toll line - a telephone line for long-distance calls
trunk line - a telephone line connecting two exchanges directly
WATS, WATS line - a telephone line;long distance service at fixed rates for fixed zones; an acronym for wide area telephone service
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AT&T's FTTN system uses an advanced digital subscriber line technology called "Very-high-bit-rate digital subscriber line" (VDSL), which can transmit data downstream and upstream at the same time, at speeds of 100 mbps or more.
As asymmetric digital subscriber lines (ADSL) routers, the Scalance M812-1 and M816-1 ensure reliable and low-cost connection of Ethernet-based subnets and programmable controllers to wired DSL networks that support the ASDL2+ (Asynchronous Digital Subscriber Line) protocol.
The handshaking procedure ensures exchanging important messages between xDSL ATU-C DSLAM side (Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexor) and ATU-R modem side during the process of establishing the connection.
The data highlighted more subscribers favoring faster fiber-optic services over asymmetric digital subscriber line and other broadband Internet access services in relatively large cities, the ministry said.
ADSLMR-CondensedBlack" - Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line, used for transforming a normal landline into a high-speed digital one.
Designed for Direct Subscriber Line Asynchronous Multiplexing (DSLAM), the J0C Series adds value to Small Office/Home Office (SOHO), LAN on Motherboard, hubs, switches, Network Interface Cards (NICs), remote Device Terminals (DTs) and remote servers.
Also users can find brief explanations of acronyms for high-speed Internet concepts such as DSL--digital subscriber line.
The greatest number of respondents to a government survey released Friday accessed the Internet using digital subscriber line services such as asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) services in 2003 for the first time in Japan.
TOKYO - The greatest number of respondents to a government survey released Friday accessed the Internet using digital subscriber line services such as asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) services in 2003 for the first time in Japan.
STMicroelectronics ( NYSE:STM), a semiconductor manufacturer, has licensed ParthusCeva's TeakLite DSP core to power selected Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) chipset solutions.
NAR's members may choose a number of broadband services, including Asymmetrical Digital Subscriber Line for fast residential access, Symmetrical Digital Subscriber Line, suitable for small businesses with higher bandwidth demands, and both full and fractional T1 services for businesses with the greatest bandwidth demands.
BT offers ADSL (asymmetric digital subscriber line) using your existing BT telephone line.

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