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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An interface based on this standard is flexible enough to support not only high-speed Packet-over-SONET (POS) Internet traffic, but Gigabit Ethernet and Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) applications as well.
Principles of ATM" introduces the principles of the Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) as employed in modern broadband networks and explains how a defined quality of service can be offered.
7 release is Bridged Ethernet over Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) support and the ability to modify server configuration changes without interrupting currently connected subscribers.
4 million switching ports during the quarter, totaling a nine percent market share for all global shipments of Internet protocol (IP), asynchronous transfer mode (ATM), time division multiplexing (TDM) carrier-grade softswitch, media gateway and integrated media gateway-softswitch platforms.
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