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band·width

(band'width),
In MRI, the range of frequencies or wavelengths received for a given image, inversely related to signal:noise ratio; it must be sufficient or wraparound artifact will occur.

bandwidth

1 the range of frequencies that can be satisfactorily transmitted or processed by a system.
2 See bandpass.

bandwidth

Informatics
A measure of the amount of data that can be transmitted at once through a communication conduit.

Multimedia
A theoretical limit of product expandability into different media, venues and market segments.

Telemedicine
A measure of transport—speed of throughput—of data between connected computers.

Vox populi
A popular term for a person’s intelligence—e.g., an unintelligent person would be said to have low bandwidth.

band·width

(band'width)
The arithmetic difference between the upper and lower frequencies of a band of electromagnetic radiation.
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This map shows which K-12 public school facilities are operating at bandwidth speeds of 100 megabits per second for every 1,000 students and staff members, as recommended by the State Educational Technology Directors Association for the 2014-15 school year.
According to iBAHN it is currently the only hospitality broadband service provider able to deliver and manage varying wireless bandwidth speeds selectively to each guest at a hotel, while reducing hoteliers' costs for the service.
3 is the most current, major enhancement of the HDMI(TM) specification, which more than doubles bandwidth speed and adds support for Deep Color technology.
The upgrade will bring guests the absolute best bandwidth speed offered by any hotel in the area.
With distributed processing functionality and anticipatory streaming, data and images arrive at the phone "as-needed" with a significant increase in perceived bandwidth speed over traditional mobile networks.
This bandwidth speed is available while in-flight, traveling at over 500 miles per hour.
Employing NorthPoint's comprehensive network of DSL services gives us an expanded coverage area and a broader range of bandwidth speed options to meet the requirements of small and medium size business customers, our target market," said Henry R.
The Juniper Networks T-series is one of the key platforms that our network is built upon to enable breakthroughs such as the world bandwidth speed record established at the SC2003 High Performance Network and Computing Conference in Phoenix, Arizona," said Professor Kei Hiraki, Ph.
Port Speed The need for scalable, high capacity bandwidth speeds will continue to drive demand for switched Ethernet services such as 1 GigE and 10 Gbps.
Internet Colorado/ICConnex's new network, complete with Zhone Active Ethernet OLT and ONT's, along with Ruckus Wireless Mesh wireless access points, will provide an economic boost for the city, establishing necessary bandwidth speeds and ensuring the communications dollars are kept within the City of Gunnison, instead of being sent to other states.
Wolfe's scalable, customised solutions include point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, MPLS, and IP services with bandwidth speeds from 10mbps to the recently launched 100 Gbps.
Future bandwidth speeds are expected to be faster, particularly in the 40 gigabit and 100 gigabit range.