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data link

[′dad·ə ‚liŋk]
(communications)
The physical equipment for automatic transmission and reception of information. Also known as communication link; information link; tie line; tie-link.

data link

In communications, the physical interconnection between two points (OSI layers 1 and 2). It may also refer to the modems, protocols and all required hardware and software to perform the transmission.
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Highlighted at this year's symposium is Northrop Grumman's internationally exportable family of network-centric command and control systems and data link technologies including Multi-Link Service Gateway (MLSG).
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The work will be performed at the Unisys facility in Salt Lake City, Utah which is a leader in Microwave Data Link technology, Covert Communication and Video/Data Compression techniques.
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Data Link Solutions is a joint venture between Rockwell Collins and BAE Systems.
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These CWDM-based approaches to 100Gb/s data links build on the highly successful LX4 implementation of 10GbE transponders, as well as the recently announced X40 1310nm CWDM solution for 40Gb/s links.
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a privately owned developer of software that enables high-speed tactical data link processing and sensor correlation for the U.
The CDLS is an extremely high-speed wideband data link that transmits signal and imagery intelligence data between reconnaissance aircraft sensors and associated surface ship processing systems.
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Rockwell Collins is currently executing multiple programs that are QNT enablers - the Tactical Targeting Network Technology (TTNT) program with DARPA/AFRL, the Weapons Data Link Network (WDLN) program with Boeing and the Weapon Data Link Architecture (WDLA) program with AFRL.