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ADSL

Asymmetric Digital Subsciber Line. A format for transferring data at speeds of up to 24 Mbits/second (downstream rate), which is 12 times the speed of ISDN and 25 times that of a 56K modem. ASDL requires a special modem at each end, but uses existing copper phone lines.
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When most people speak of "DSL," what they are actually talking about is ADSL, or Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line, the technology most employed by telephone companies to deliver high-speed Internet to residential subscribers.
The platform allows telephone companies to use very-high-speed digital subscriber line (VDSL) or asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) to integrate television, Internet and telephone services.
Our team in the Taipei office brings technical expertise, customer support and industry leading Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) and Voice over Packet (VoP) technologies to enable our customers to meet their goals.
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