Ethernet


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Ethernet

Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
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Yipes will extend its lead in providing enterprises with innovative Ethernet services by rolling out new products and services that will rock the industry," said Scanlon.
The MY3104 is a performance-enhanced 10 Gigabit Ethernet PHY Transceiver intended for port side, backplane, and rack-to-rack applications.
You will find analysis of which carriers and equipment vendors are in the best position to capture market share of the carrier ethernet market
One of the first to utilize MCI's next-generation Ethernet platform is the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Inc.
It is quite fashionable to repeat stories of subscribers who receive dirt-cheap Ethernet from some new provider, but the practical reality is that you have to be one of the lucky few to be "on net" otherwise you get nothing at all.
Next, Ethernet operating speeds across even conventional wire cabling have increased at least an order of magnitude, from 10 megabits per second (Mbps) to 100 Mbps.
Leveraging Ralink's high-performance MIMO XR(TM) chipset with Vitesse's leadership in the Gigabit Ethernet space, the SME and SOHO market have the most powerful broadband gateway solution available today.
World Wide Packets, a provider of Carrier Ethernet solutions, today announced that its LightingEdge(R) products has received certification from the Iometrix test laboratory under the terms established by the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) for its MEF 14.
The demands in data centers for a low-latency Ethernet fabric to meet needs for networking, storage and clustering applications are escalating," said Bob Nunn, CEO of Fulcrum Microsystems.
By speeding acceptance and time-to-market for new Ethernet markets and technologies;
RAD's RIC family of intelligent converters is used to bridge between the Yipes Ethernet network and the leased TDM lines.