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Synonyms for atm

a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade

a means of digital communications that is capable of very high speeds

an unattended machine (outside some banks) that dispenses money when a personal coded card is used

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The ATM Forum and the MPLS & Frame Relay Alliance Technical Committees will continue previously established projects, operating as Working Groups under a unified Technical Committee.
The big winner in this merger is the telecommunications industry," said Marlis Humphrey of Harris Corporation, chairman of the board, The ATM Forum.
The ATM Forum - the global face for universal networking -- is a non- profit international organization dedicated to speeding the education and mass-market deployment of Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) and other communications technologies as the foundation for broadband networks.
Rick Townsend, President & Chair of the Technical Committee for The ATM Forum, said, "We are pleased with both the formal interworking specification progress, and the informal networking that happened among the three organizations' members.
Rick Townsend, President & Chair of the Technical Committee for The ATM Forum, explains, "As ATM technology has evolved and matured over the past six years, our focus has turned increasingly to enhancing ATM as the networking 'glue' and striving to create sound interworking specifications between ATM and emerging technologies, such as MPLS.
Marlis Humphrey, Chairman of the Board for The ATM Forum, explains, "As the industry moves towards a new era of broadband networking, it becomes evident that a new direction is needed to drive the necessary development work in broadband technologies.
The MetaSwitch VP3000 is now the first Class 5 Softswitch to provide broadband voice access with end-to-end provisioning capabilities based on the ATM Forum standards.
What: Broadband Exchange -- Each quarter, The ATM Forum hosts a
The ATM Forum and MPLS Forum jointly announced today the successful formation of a joint ATM Forum / MPLS Forum effort on ATM/MPLS interworking -- a collaborative alliance designed to address issues surrounding the interworking of broadband technologies; in particular ATM and MPLS.
Virata is a principal member of the ATM Forum, Bluetooth SIG organization, the DSL Forum, HomePNA, ITU, MPLS Forum, OpenDSL consortium and UPnP Forum.
So much more than a few stale speakers at an internal meeting, the first of the one-day showcases presenting the inter-working of broadband technologies gathered members of The ATM Forum and other associations, as well as analysts, press and the public.
In fact, all of Polycom's IADS now fully support the BLES standard, as specified by the ATM Forum.
Friday afternoon in Toronto, Canada, The ATM Forum closed its week-long quarterly meeting, which was highlighted by the successful introduction of its new technology event Broadband Exchange.
This demonstration leverages the ATM Forum LES EOC standard for IAD provisioning, and further simplifies the deployment of VoDSL services.