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cell switching

Using cell switches to forward fixed-length packets in a network. Contrast with frame switching. See ATM.
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We began at the network edge with the EWSM(TM) Cell Switching System which delivered standard services, such as SMDS and Frame Relay, to growing communities of broadband customers.
Best Cell Aggregation is a notch above technology compared to Primary Cell Switching.
ATM cell switching provides additional scalability and also delivers the quality of service (QoS) required by multimedia applications.
Connectware is active in driving applications which take advantage of the high performance, Constant Bit Rate (CBR)/Variable Bit Rate (VBR) cell switching capability inherent in ATM.
In addition to the ATM application, the Siemens Stromberg-Carlson EWSM Cell Switching System has been trialed in applications requiring SMDS or Frame Relay technology.
In addition to network convergence, the iNAV 4550's processing capabilities can be used to execute other system functions such as IP over Ethernet (IPoE) and IP over ATM (IPoA) packet routing & classification per RFC 2684, ATM cell switching, Ethernet switching, ATM SARing, and ATM cell "grooming" to aggregate line traffic for consolidating leased lines.
Serving the United States telephone industry for one hundred years, the company designs, develops and manufactures digital central office switching systems, cell switching systems, packet switching systems and transmission equipment.