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  FCC Strategic Goals: Broadband   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Broadband technologies, which encompass all evolving high-speed digital technologies that provide consumers integrated access to voice, high-speed data, video-on-demand, and interactive delivery services, are a fundamental component of the communications revolution.
All will benefit as broadband’s technologies are developed and deployed.
Harmonize regulation of competing broadband services that are provided via different technologies and network architectures.
www.fcc.gov /broadband   (196 words)

  
 Broadband - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Broadband in telecommunications is a term which refers to a signaling method which includes or handles a relatively wide range of frequencies which may be divided into channels or frequency bins.
Broadband in data communications may have the same meaning as above, so that data transmission over a fibre optic cable would be referred to as broadband as compared to a telephone modem operating at 600 bits per second.
However, broadband in data communications is frequently used in a more technical sense to refer to data transmission where multiple pieces of data are sent simultaneously to increase the effective rate of transmission, regardless of actual data rate.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Broadband   (463 words)

  
 High-Speed Internet Access - "Broadband"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Once you have a broadband connection to your home or business, devices such as computers can be attached to this broadband connection by existing electrical or telephone wiring, coaxial cable, or wirelessly.
Broadband helps you efficiently access and use many reference and cultural resources, such as library and museum data bases and collections.
Broadband is an important tool for expanding educational and economic opportunities for consumers in remote locations.
www.fcc.gov /cgb/consumerfacts/highspeedinternet.html   (1675 words)

  
 Broadband Internet access - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Broadband Internet access became a rapidly developing market in many areas in the early 2000s; one study found that broadband Internet usage in the United States grew from 6% in June 2000 to over 30% in 2003.
Modern consumer broadband implementations, up to 30 Mbit/s, are several hundred times faster than those available at the time of the popularization of the Internet (such as ISDN and 56 kbit/s) while costing less than ISDN and sometimes no more than 56 kbit/s, though performance and costs vary widely between countries.
The FCC definition of broadband is 200 kbit/s (0.2 Mbit/s) in one direction, and advanced broadband is at least 200 kbit/s in both directions.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Broadband_Internet_access   (3228 words)

  
 Broadband Internet Access Service Providers - EZ ISP Info
Broadband internet access refers to a high bandwidth (high speed) internet connection.
Although the technical definition of broadband denotes communications that use a wide range of frequencies or channels, the commonly usage of the term broadband internet access simply means an internet connection faster than 56 Kbps.
Two of the most common broadband internet service types are DSL internet access and cable internet access.
www.ezisp.info /high-speed/broadband.html   (416 words)

  
 DSL Broadband Internet Subscribers - Top 20 Countries
Broadband includes a technology called ADSL (Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line) and requires an external modem that is plugged into the USB or Ethernet expansion slot on your computer.
Choosing a broadband supplier (cable) may require the installation of a new telephone line at your premises to deliver the broadband service.
Even though the Internet connection is always on and you may be working on the Web, you can still make and receive telephone calls using a broadband telephone line.
www.internetworldstats.com /dsl.htm   (221 words)

  
 Broadband Satellite Internet FAQ
High-speed broadband acces, therefore, is a timesaving tool that allows you to work faster while you are using the Internet.
Many people are surfing the Internet for their entertainment (sports, movies, mature, etc.) and spending a lot les time with cable and satellite TV because it's available On-Demand.
Because you would have to run new fiber optic and phone lines to each home that wants broadband, the costs of setting up cable and DSL technology throughout the country are in the billions of dollars.
www.elbertonga.com /html/high_speed_satellite_internet.html   (1017 words)

  
 Pew Internet: Broadband Penetration on the Upswing -- Report
Broadband in the home is increasingly the norm for the wealthier and better educated in America, as well as long-time Internet users.
Highlights from this report include: 55% of all adult Internet users - or 34% of all adult Americans - have access to high-speed Internet connections either at home or on the job.
Third, a surge in subscription to DSL high-speed Internet connections, which has more than doubled since March 2003, is largely behind the growth in broadband at home.
www.pewinternet.org /PPF/r/121/report_display.asp   (306 words)

  
 Broadband Internet - Broadband Internet Services - Fasthosts
Unlike most broadband internet providers, we let you do what you want with your broadband connection.
Move your broadband internet to Fasthosts for unlimited downloads, no restrictions and your own website, with no setup fees.
Broadband internet services from a company with experience: Established 1999.
www.fasthosts.co.uk /broadband   (317 words)

  
 Broadband Internet Provider - Broadband Internet Service - Broadband Internet Access
Follow this What is Broadband Service and Why Use It link to read our introductory guide to Broadband Internet Service and all of its advantages.
Cable Internet Service is a technology for bringing high-bandwidth broadband internet service to homes and small businesses over your Cable TV line.
Follow this 'Broadband Speed Test' link to test the download internet speed and the upload internet speed of your broadband internet service connection.
www.whichvoip.com /index_broadband.html   (1141 words)

  
 Frequently Asked Questions | sunnycyprus.net - North Cyprus Wireless Broadband Internet
Wireless broadband Internet access is a form of high speed (or Broadband Internet access,) that uses a radio frequency instead of phone or cable lines.
Your SunnyCyprus.net Wireless Broadband Internet connection is continuously monitored and your speed adjusted to give you a truly broadband connection.
No! Wireless Broadband Internet is bi-directional unlike satellite solutions, where you download via the dish antenna, but you are also connected by phone line to the Internet for uploading information.
www.sunnycyprus.net /faq.htm   (1294 words)

  
 Media Access Project
These broadband services will allow Internet subscribers to send or receive video and audio content of digital quality, to download interactive graphic-rich webpages, and to allow Internet entrepreneurs to bring new services to market that take advantage of speeds that will make the Internet truly interactive in real time.
The phone network has historically been open in two senses: phone customers are permitted to access any Internet service provider of their choosing, and those customers are permitted to attach their own equipment to the phone line, allowing them to use modems to transform their phone lines into their own information superhighways.
The Federal Communications Commission has written its own policy paper on broadband and broadband deployment called "The FCC and the Unregulation of the Internet." MAP strongly disagrees with the conclusion the FCC draws, i.e.
www.mediaaccess.org /programs/broadband   (2621 words)

  
 RedOrbit - Technology - Broadband Internet Access (HL)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In countries such as Sweden and Europe, fixed-line broadband access and 3G wireless broadband access are almost equal in terms of pricing.
Also, in Malaysia, those using 3G for broadband connections could be doing so because it is the only choice available for broadband Internet, either due to location or lack of fixed lines.
In the future, the choice for broadband Internet may not be between ISPs, but rather between telcos or between ISPs and telcos.
www.redorbit.com /news/technology/393206/broadband_internet_access_hl/index.html?source=r_technology   (859 words)

  
 WIRELESSONTARIO.com - broadband solutions, wireless solutions and comunication solutions
Broadband Ontario Incorporated Residential Satellite Internet Service featuring Direcway, Hughes fixed and mobile internet satellite solutions in Canada offers customers the chance to enjoy two way high-speed broadband internet satellite connectivity at their home or cottage without the high cost of a corporate solution.
Broadband Ontario Incorporated has had the two way high speed broadband internet satellite connection available for Canadians for 5 years, in a fixed (stationary) and a mobile (trailer, RV) platform.
To get connected all you need is a satellite dish (typically a 0.74m dish) installed at your home or office/RV, Trailer, or Emergency vehicle so that the dish faces the southern sky.
www.broadbandontario.com   (170 words)

  
 Broadband deals, internet services, access and the UK's best broadband service providers
With so many broadband services to consider, Broadband-123 will help you to compare ADSL, Cable and Satellite deals and connect to the broadband internet service that is best for you.
Opt for Orange Broadband Unlimited and you will benefit from a fast 8Mb connection, a free Livebox wireless modem (wireless connection to surf where you want and connect up to six computers), calls to national and international landlines at any time included in the price, along with unlimited monthly downloads (fair use policy applies).
Seriously Internet Broadband, PIPEX Internet Broadband, Be Broadband, Demon Broadband, Bulldog Broadband and even a free broadband service.
www.broadband-123.co.uk   (541 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A charge is made for internet usage similar to that in internet cafes.
Satellite Internet connections have a characteristic common among most broadband Internet technologies whereby the download speeds are faster than upload speeds.
Unlike broadband satellite Internet services that were adapted from television broadcast technology, NetStar Technologies' iDirect Two-Way Broadband Satellite Services were built from the ground up for IP services.
www.lycos.com /info/broadband-satellite-internet.html   (510 words)

  
 Rural Broadband Coalition - "The Rural Broadband Authority"
RBC serves Internet service providers, telecommunication companies/utilities, for-profit utilities, rural electric cooperatives, municipalities, public utility districts, tribal communities, technology companies, government organizations, associations and other interested parties that are dedicated to supporting the deployment of broadband Internet access to rural America.
While the Internet is changing the world economy, technology experts say, “large parts of rural America are losing out on jobs, economic development and civic participation” because of inadequate access to the Internet.
With member support and participation, RBC hopes to become the leading representative and proponent of universal broadband Internet access for rural communities.
www.ruralbroadbandcoalition.net   (520 words)

  
 Broadband Internet
Our Broadband Internet For Business services mean exactly that - we don't have any bandwidth restrictions because we understand that businesses need Broadband for more than just e-mail and browsing.
So called 'cheap' broadband intrnet offers are aimed at consumers who are only looking at the price however, once you add on the set up costs and bandwidth charges that a business would use the price increases significantly.
So with Business Serve Broadband internet you can run email marketing programs, send and receive unlimited attachments such as product specs and business reports and browse multi media content without fear of running up a bill for additional bandwidth.
www.domainnamesgb.com /broadband-internet.htm   (564 words)

  
 Summary: Broadband News.
Among his conclusions were that the Cable Act of 1992 was a disaster for broadband infrastructure deployment, and that then Sen. Al Gore played a big role in passing the Act.
However, their legal reasoning includes the argument that the FCC has authority to regulate this form of broadband Internet access as a "cable service", which would add to the FCC's Internet regulatory powers.
Brownback stated that the "bill is intended to speed up the deployment of broadband networks throughout the United States and to make residential high-speed Internet access a widely-available service." See, S 877 IS.
www.techlawjournal.com /broadband/default.htm   (2400 words)

  
 DIRECTV - High-Speed Broadband Internet Package   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
For a limited time only, add High-Speed Broadband Internet Service to your DIRECTV package for as low as $10/mo more for 12 months.
Separate appointment for Internet installation may be required.
High-Speed Broadband Internet bill credits will be applied to your DIRECTV bill.
www.directv.com /DTVAPP/global/contentPage.jsp?assetId=2960009   (138 words)

  
  LDMI Solutions:  > Broadband Complete:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Broadband Complete includes four local lines, unlimited local and nationwide long distance calling plus calling features like Caller ID, Call Forwarding and hunting.
Business-class sDSL Internet provides always-on access with up to 1.5 Mbps upload/download speeds, a static IP address and 10 email accounts.
Competitively priced, Broadband Complete is the all-in-one solution for businesses looking to trim expenses and save time, combining voice and data in a single service, from a single provider.
sitetracker.morevisibility1.com /0000799/Tracker.cfm/SID=411539/PID=11   (107 words)

  
 Ayustar - Broadband Services
Ayustar broadband Internet access solution is based on an innovative technology called "fixed wireless" it's not DSL or cable-modem technology.
The AYUSTAR Broadband Direct connection is active the moment your computer is turned on.
This means you won't have to wait for a modem to connect to the Internet each time you log on.
www.ayustar.net /broadband.asp   (186 words)

  
 Broadband Internet Access Service Providers - High Speed Cable and DSL Offers and Information - Broadbandinfo.com
Discover the world of cable Internet and enjoy blazing fast speeds up to 8 MB.
Surf the Web with an always on, broadband connection with DSL or Satellite Internet.
Satellite Internet may be the broadband solution for you.
www.broadbandinfo.com   (324 words)

  
 Broadband Internet Services, Business DSL, T1 Connections, DS3, OC3, Frame Relay
Broadband Internet Services: T1 lines, Business DSL and more...
Our Broadband Internet services broker consults for businesses and customers free of charge in order to identify quality Broadband Internet services, high-speed Internet and Voice / Data solutions.
Select the broadband service speed that meets your needs and upgrade at any time.
www.broadbandbroker.com   (429 words)

  
 Broadband.us
American Broadband Competition Act of 2001 and the Broadband...
Business and residential users alike are using broadband to increase their productivity and enhance their use of the Internet.
Broadband allows access to a wide variety of wholesale and retail e...
www.broadband.us   (375 words)

  
 Hostseeq.com - Broadband Internet Access
Broadband systems are capable of carrying a large number of moving images or a vast quantity of data simultaneously.
Broadband techniques usually depend on coaxial or optical cable for transmissions.
Broadband DSL - 3x Faster-Revolutionary new technology-Easy to install simple to use -For PC, Mac or PocketPC, no wires, no engineers, no hassle-Works with any Internet connection in any country.
www.hostseeq.com /c/broadband.htm   (310 words)

  
 Free Press : Community Internet
This new technology is making it possible for cities and towns to improve access to information, provide education and job training, enhance public safety, foster technological innovation, and bolster local economic development.
The major barrier to establishing Community Internet is not technological or economic.
The big telephone and cable companies are using their lobbying clout in Washington and the state capitals to outlaw municipal broadband systems, prevent competition and undercut local control.
www.freepress.net /communityinternet   (373 words)

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