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modem

a device used to connect a COMPUTER to the public telephone network to enable the computer to transmit or receive information from other computers sited some distance away.
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The Touchstone Telephony Modem TM 402P will be available in April of 2004, but several MSOs are currently evaluating early production versions.
The Touchstone Telephony Modem is a compact, indoor embedded multimedia terminal adapter (eMTA) that enables operators to deliver two lines of telephony, tiered data and other advanced Internet Protocol (IP) services with Quality of Service capabilities, improved security requirements with the addition of Baseline Privacy Plus and data fragmentation to reduce traffic latency.
PLANO, Texas -- Microtune's MicroTuner MT2050 Single-Chip Tuner, Implemented in ARRIS' Advanced Telephony Modems, Enables High-Speed Data and Toll-Quality Voice Services
Jim Lakin, president of the ARRIS Broadband Division, said, "Achieving CableLabs Certification for our Touchstone Telephony Modem is another big step in enabling next generation IP services.
This certification allows us the opportunity to quickly get to market with the Touchstone Telephony Modem, a certified DOCSIS 1.
Legerity is a proven solution provider with extensive expertise in voice over broadband, making them an ideal partner when developing leading edge technologies such as our Touchstone Telephony Modem.
Microtune's MT4907 MicroModule provided the RF front-end components, including the tuner and MicroStreamer(TM) MT1530 upstream amplifier, for the ARRIS Touchstone(TM) Telephony Modem (Model 102B), a packet cable-based embedded multimedia terminal adapter (E-MTA).
ADC (Nasdaq: ADCT) with its Cuda 12000 IP Access Switch -- ARRIS (Nasdaq: ARRS) with its Touchstone(TM) Telephony Modem eMTA -- Askey Computer Corporation with its RT 155V MTA -- InnoMedia with its Standalone MTA 3328 models, Embedded EMTA 3528, and MTA 3308 IP Phone -- Tellabs (Nasdaq: TLAB) with the Tellabs 2420 Cable Voice Modem -- Thomson multimedia (Paris Euronext: 18453) (NYSE: TMS) with the RCA DHG455 eMTA -- Toshiba with its PCX1100U DOCSIS Cable Modem
A narrowband telephony modem test will also be conducted during the trial.
SpeedPaq 336 Telephony Modem, a feature-rich PC Card modem designed to provide advanced telephony and cellular connectivity for select Compaq portable PC products.