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computer networking

[kəm′pyüd·ər ′net‚wərk·iŋ]
(communications)
The use of a network of computers and computer terminals by individuals at various locations to interact with each other by entering data into the computer system. Also known as computer conferencing.
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By leasing networks to mobile operators to support the explosive growth in user demand and traffics, companies in this segment was among the prominent promoters of the data communications services market in 2005.
In future, the data communications services market in Colombia is expected to feature smaller growth rates as many services are expected to migrate to IP solutions, which are more flexible and cost effective.
Due to their popularity, we have decided to broaden our Brain Teaser contests by offering the public at large a chance to submit their own riddles," states Zohar Zisapel, founder and Chairman of RAD Data Communications.
The @Road iLM 3100-W Series is one of the first mobile devices embedded with either EDGE (Enhanced Data for Global Evolution) or EvDO (Evolution Data Only) wireless network technology that also integrates GPS and Wi-Fi technologies into a single MRM data communications hub for the effective management of mobile workers and their work.
That's why we've developed the @Road iLM 3100-W Series MRM data communications hub for @Road GeoManager.
As a critical piece of ATMS, NovaRoam will provide the robust data communications necessary to ensure that time-sensitive sensor data reaches INDOT's decision center.
Accordingly, dozens of NovaRoams will be employed to provide wireless data communications in this next phase of the project.
NYSE:TNS), a leading provider of business-critical network and data communications services for transaction-oriented applications, today announced that Fas Mart has selected TNS' Point-of-Service (POS) division to provide cohesive network transaction solutions for approximately 125 of its more than 180 convenience stores in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Fas Mart has contracted with FusionPoint by TNS to provide network connectivity and data communications services for credit card and ATM authorizations; fuel tank monitoring systems; Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) capabilities; and back office connectivity.
CHICAGO -- At the upcoming SUPERDemo, to be held under the auspices of the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) at SUPERCOMM 2005 in Chicago, RAD Data Communications will demonstrate a solution that will allow carriers to provide different levels of Ethernet service for business customers over an Ethernet backbone.
Carriers are now designing different services for enterprise customers - delay sensitive, error sensitive data and best effort data, for example - over new packet-switched networks," explains Jacky Acoca, Business Development Manager at RAD Data Communications.

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