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Bandwidth

In investment banking, a slang term for extra time available to take on more work. For example, an employee has bandwidth if she can be assigned another project and still be able to complete all other assignments in the allotted time.
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With data centres and other bandwidth-hungry interconnect applications, today's bandwidth growth of short-distance optical networks demands data transmission speeds of more than 100Gb/s, calling for the development of energy-efficient, multi-channel optical links with fast data transfer rates.
In this study, we used two types of transmission speeds, the guaranteed system in which transmission speed was fixed at 20 Mbit/s and the best-effort system with a variable transmission speed.
As the number of compatible devices is anticipated to increase in the future, connectors will become more important since they are key parts in maintaining high transmission speeds and signal quality between boards inside a device.
For silicon photonics-based optical transceiver technology, which holds significant promise for the next generation of high-performance supercomputers, optical devices are effectively limited to transmission speeds of 25 Gbps.
The FibreCAT TX10 PacketLoader has a maximum storage capacity of 3.2TB and a maximum transmission speed of 80GB/h, which according to the company is four times the values offered by devices based on DAT-72 (Digital Audio Tape) and DDS-5 (Digital Data Storage) technology, and the tapes can be rewritten and read up to 500 times.
As multimedia data demand continues to escalate, the card controller's performance becomes a critical factor for determining transmission speed. To further speed performance, Samsung has built a 32-bit ARM7 processor into its high speed MMC controller.
The ATS643LSH 2-wire sensor is optimized to address the difficulties of transmission speed sensing, including withstanding dynamic changes in air gap, while maintaining good duty cycle.
Transmission speed is not guaranteed and depends on transmission conditions and network traffic."
The speed of the Bracken Investments fax was set at half the recommended transmission speed - doubling the length and cost of the calls.
Weiner and research engineer Daniel Leaird have demonstrated that the same device might help to increase the transmission speed and the amount of data that can be sent over a single channel.
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