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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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Some modem chipset manufacturers took this idea to the next step by completely implementing all of processing functions through the host CPU, achieving a true "software modem.
The external modem plugs into a standard socket in the back of a personal computer.
The articles are also gatewayed to the Fidonet ABLED conference where over 400 computer bulletin boards allow anyone with a modem to reach out to other handicapped/disabled people in many, many countries.
The Secure Access Modem (SAM) in conjunction with a Secure Access Controller (SAC) , authenticates remote users attempting to access protected network equipment, such as switches, routers and multiplexers.
The WHM900 RF Modem is pin-to-pin compatible to Radicom's award winning dial-up Half-Inch Modems (www.
The Socket SD Modem supports a variety of advanced features including Quick Connect, Modem-On-Hold and Caller ID.
22 Software Modem Library consists of the following International Telecommunications Union (ITU)-T compliant components: V.
Modem Media and Digitas LLC will operate as separate agencies under Digitas Inc.
The Q2000-CDMA modem is a high-performance solution that represents another example of Quake's role in providing advanced wireless solutions for a rapidly evolving industry," said Polina Braunstein, CEO of Quake Global.
Central to the performance of Actiontec's new modem is its onboard controller, a processor that governs all device activities.