With the growing use around the world of the ATM25
interface for ADSL-related applications, Agilent's goal is to make sure that the Internet Advisor anticipates and delivers the features that enterprise and public network managers need to keep their networks trouble-free," said Bill Mortimer, general manager of the Agilent Network Systems Test Division.
The Cisco 1401 features a 10BaseT Ethernet and a standard ATM25
interface, which provides seamless connectivity to an ATM cell-based WAN infrastructure.
Customers deploying ADSL access can use the new 25-Mbps ATM network module to connect the Cisco 2600 series to ADSL modems such as the Cisco 626 ATM25
5 Mbps) Signaling Links (HSLs), ATM line card controllers, ATM-to-WAN interworking (frame relay, T1/E1 circuit emulation, and ADSL applications), residential broadband network interface units (ATM-to-Ethernet), high performance set-top controllers, ATM25
SAR and network access devices.
Ericsson initially will use Efficient's SpeedStream 3010 ATM25
PC adapter card as a complement to Ericsson's NT family of standalone cell-forwarding modems, and the SpeedStream 3020 DMT ADSL internal modem which connects in the CO to the Ericsson ANx-DSL DSLAM platform.
SingTel is using Efficient's ATM25
adapters in customers' PCs to enable multi-megabit download rates direct to their desktop.