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.
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.
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.