broadband

(redirected from high-speed service)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Encyclopedia.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
With their enormous potential, experts predict high-speed services soon will replace regular phone service in a large number of American homes and businesses.
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.
While interest in high-speed services is still growing, dial-up consumers remain highly price-sensitive.

Full browser ?