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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 three groups are focusing their efforts on the issue of carrier identification (CID) as a means of thwarting the scourge of radio frequency interference, as it applies to data modems, video encoders and decoders, and VSAT terminals.
KEY SPECS: This wireless data modem can implement different wireless data schemes when required.
The feature-packed base station is a two-line phone complete with an integrated 56K v.90 data modem, a speakerphone, and the ability to interact with up to seven additional handsets.
The MT1432ECX features both a CCITT V.32bis/V.32 (14.4K & 9600 bps) data modem and a Group 3 (9600/4800 bps) fax modem.
Manufacturers of single-channel per carrier (SCPC) modems are attempting to increase application of their data modem from singla point-to-point to full centrally controlled networks.
CML Microcircuits' CMX990 is an advanced single-chip RF transceiver with integrated GMSK data modem, targeted at global narrowband M2M (machine to machine) products.
Some of the enhancements under this contract are to include a tactical computer Tpac with a high-speed multiprocessor, six 1553 busses, four digital graphics channels and associated software, two multifunctional colour screens, an upgraded communications systems (Have-Quick II radios), an inertial GPS navigation system, full target identification capacity, night vision-compatible cockpit and external lighting, a digital mission recording system, Mids pre-installation and an improved data modem. Eads-Casa is planning to deliver to the SpAF at least two fully upgraded aircraft before the end of 2004.
It combines all the controller (DTE) and data pump functions necessary to implement an intelligent V.22bis data modem. Typical applications may include set-top box, point-of-sale terminals, automatic teller machines, hand-held communication devices, metering and vending devices, and smart card readers.
ICAP-III will include further improvements to the AN/ALQ-99, new receivers, an integrated AN/USQ-113 jammer (as opposed to the stand-alone USQ-113 currently flown on the EA-6B), new displays and controls, new software to counter advanced-threat radars and integrated connectivity (via Link 16, the Improved Data Modem, the Multipurpose Advanced Tactical Terminal and the Multifunctional Information Distribution System).
YONKERS, N.Y.--TT Systems has a new gadget that will connect a laptop fax or data modem to just about any phone line.
has announced the new WorldPort 9600 V.32, 9600 bps Data Modem. The WorldPort 9600, the latest member of the WorldPort series of portable modem products, is specifically designed for remote data transmission in portable applications with laptop computers.