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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 the first VoIP cable modem certified to the Euro-DOCSIS 1.1 version of the standard, and we congratulate ARRIS on its recent award from the Euro-DOCSIS Certification Board," explained Douglas J.
Comcast has chosen the ARRIS Touchstone Telephony Modem to deploy Voice over IP (VoIP), the ARRIS carrier grade Voice over Internet Protocol, primary-line phone service in Philadelphia.
ARRIS has fully tested TollBridge's TB300 voice gateway with its Touchstone Telephony Modem, a low-cost embedded multimedia terminal adapter, the Touchstone Telephony Port, and the ARRIS family of cable modem termination system (CMTS) head-end solutions in its world-class integration facility.

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