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broadband

A transmission method for high-capacity data (e.g., video) requiring massive bandwidth, which is commonly carried by fibre-optic or coaxial cable, and is capable of transmitting > 1 million data bits/second.
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With the establishment of testing infrastructure in Korea for high-speed services as well as the expansion of a lineup of Korean mobile devices, the company said it is accelerating sales expansion in Korea.
A spokesperson for Orange said that from now until the end of 2006 it will have a total of 2m clients using its high-speed services through its complementary EDGE, 3G and Wi-Fi technologies.
Network planners see hybrid fiber-copper infrastructures as key to mass, immediate provisioning of high-speed services.
The offering has numerous advantages over traditional high-speed services, including the flexibility of enabling every outlet in the home to be used as a portal to the Internet.
Extending the Broadband Market Opportunity: new technologies in xDSL discusses how operators can differentiate their broadband services, either by extending the reach of xDSL to remote and rural areas, or by offering advanced, high-speed services, facilitated by the development of new technologies.
By utilizing the Ikanos chipset, ECI developed and integrated VDSL capabilities into their Hi-Focus(TM) and MiniRAM(TM) platform line card that offers a full suite of high-speed services for business and residential applications that adapt on demand.

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