telecommunication


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

telecommunication

The transmission of auditory signals and other data to a remote site by hard-wired or antenna-based signals.
References in periodicals archive ?
Table 5: Global telecommunication services market value forecast: $ billion, 2011-16 30
Table 6: Global telecommunication services market volume forecast: million subscribers, 2011-16 31
The recent collapse of telecommunications, the poster child of the digital world, can be explained by early indications of each of the above four trends.
speaker, author, and the founder and chairman of MIT's Media Lab, explains how digital technology is fundamentally changing telecommunications and gives insights into the digital age.
This audit, which should be done by an experienced telecommunications firm, is a detailed inspection of the cabling plant.
Opponents of the Telecom Act say it merely represents a consolidation of the old guard in which a few major players with deep pockets control most of the telecommunications industry, much like the former AT&T monopoly.
The real loser in the telecommunications talks is the WTO.
Founded in 1980, Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) is an international, non-profit, non-government membership organization based in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
Table 1: Global wireless telecommunication services market value: $ billion, 2007-11 29
The bill was referred to the House Committee on Commerce in November and to the Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Trade, and Consumer Protection.
Currently, several major ministries and agencies play leading roles in telecommunications, IT, broadcasting, the Internet, software, copyright and enforcement of competition policies.
Toronto-based Unitel is another major player in Ontario's telecommunications industry.

Full browser ?