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106.04 key Terms
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A thick rope of wire or nonmetallic fiber, typically used for construction, mooring ships, and towing vehicles.
A communication network where the last link is wireless. The network is distributed over land areas called cells, each served by at least one fixed-location transceiver, known as a cell site or base station.
A type of network connection in which data is passed through phone lines.
Digital Subscriber Line
is an internet connection technology that provides for the transfer of information to a computer at high-speed bandwidth over ordinary copper telephone lines
Fiber to the Node (FTTN)
the transmission medium from the cable TV office to a box
Fiber to the Premises (FTTP)
Technology that uses fiber-optic cables to provide high-speed Internet access to home and business users.
Integrated Services Digital Network (ISDN)
A type of Internet connection that uses standard circuit-switched phone lines to send digital data.
Internet Service Provider (ISP)
A company that connects computers to the internet for a fee. Abbreviated to ISP.
Line of Sight (LOS)
Represents the direction you are looking at an object
Extraterrestrial Internet access. 15 Mbps down/ 3 Mbps up. Great for remote locations.
Often used by military for base camps.
WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access)
A family of wireless broadband communication standards based on the IEEE 802.16 set of standards, which provide multiple physical layer (PHY) and Media Access Control (MAC) options.
Number of "Generations" in cellular network
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