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bits per second

A benchmark for speed of data transmission. The state of the art in the late 1990s was 56 kbit/s. The current broadband speeds range up to 2,488,000 kbit/s.
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This modem is capable of 2400 bits per second in half-duplex mode on dial telephone circuits.
Sound is digitized at 16 or 32 thousand bits per second and the client wants to receive it as a continuous stream; a break of half a second or more in the sound stream to compensate for a lost packet is intolerable.
More significant for future engineering is that this record was achieved by multiplexing, combining 10 different signals of 2 billion bits per second each in a single fiber.
The modem, as implemented, can transmit and receive data at up to 72 million symbols per second and at data rates of up to 324 million bits per second. The implementation loss is extremely low with the performance of the AHA4709E2IQ IP core itself exceeding the performance of the DVB-S2X specification for some codes.
Gbps is a measure of bandwidth on a digital data transmission medium to transfer 1,000 megabits or 1,000,000,000 bits per second.
Using a makeshift receiver and transmitter installed at the Arecibo radio observatory in Puerto Rico, the team successfully established a two-way radio link at a transmission rate of 512 bits per second.
The current USB 3.0 connector can transfer data at up to 5Gbps (bits per second) while the Type-C connector doubles that to 10Gbps.
The comprehensive report on the Cloud Economy and Developing Countries, which was released by ESCWA and UNCTAD Tuesday, noted that Lebanon moved to fourth place among the Arab countries in terms of bandwidth, measured in bits per second per user, from only 2,257 in 2011 to 22,825 in 2012.
Using an instrument called a spatial light modulator to twist the beams, the researchers sent as many as four concurrent beams, transmitting data at speeds up to 1.6 trillion bits per second, through their custom fiber.
Experts said the attacks flooded Spamhaus servers with 300 billion bits per second (300 gigabytes) of data.
Recent cyberattacks - like the ones that caused persistent outages at US banking sites late last year - have tended to peak at 100 billion bits per second.
Recent cyberattacks, like the ones that caused persistent outages at US banking sites late last year, have tended to peak at 100 billion bits per second. But the furious assault on Spamhaus has shattered the charts, clocking in at 300 billion bits per second, according to San Francisco-based CloudFlare Inc., which Spamhaus has enlisted to help it weather the attack.