Cable Modem

Technology / Computers / Cable Modem: A cable modem is a type of Internet connection that is transmitted through a coaxial cable. The benefits of this technology are that you are able to achieve much faster speeds through a cable connection and that most homes are already setup with a cable TV setup, making the Internet connection very simple.

Other Words for Cable

Cable Verb Synonyms: telegraph, wire, radio
Cable Noun Synonyms: wire, line, rope, hawser, chain, mooring, strand, guy
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Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS)

Technology / Computers / Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS): This is a cable modem standard that was developed by CableLabs. It handles the incoming and outgoing data signals between cable TV networks, personal computers or television sets. MORE

Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS)

Technology / Computers / Cable Modem Termination System (CMTS): Cable Modem Termination System. Typically, this system is found in a cable companies headend or distribution hub. Its purpose is to provide a high-speed data service to cable subscribers. MORE

Modem Pools

Technology / Cell Phones / Modem Pools: Racks of modems used to deliver reliable cellular data communications. MORE

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