asynchronous transfer mode

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Synonyms for asynchronous transfer mode

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

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In addition to the introduction of the PCI adapter, Newbridge Networks and Interphase have signed an agreement that will enable Newbridge to sell the Interphase PCI ATM NIC with the VIVID product family, which already includes SBus, EISA and GIO Network Interface Cards.
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Olicom will be offering broad Linux support across our entire product line of Token Ring, Ethernet and ATM NICs," said Hog.