xDSL


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xDSL

xDSL

Digital subscriber line technologies in general, including ADSL, HDSL, SDSL and VDSL. See DSL.
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Gartner said that growth in the xDSL market is expected to be faster than cable services due to a lack of funds at cable operators in most of the Asia-Pacific.
With xDSL service, there is a direct connection to the telco over copper wire, and a separate Internet service provider (ISP) contract is required for Internet access.
The "x" in xDSL stands for the various (and growing) kinds of digital subscriber line technologies including: ADSL/RADSL (asymmetric & rate adaptive digital subscriber line), ADSL Lite, HDSL (high bit rate DSL), SDSL (single pair DSL) and VDSL (very high bit rate DSL).
XDSL provides 25Mbps, 50Mbps, and 100Mbps fibre broadband uncapped, unshaped, uncontended and completely scalable.
XDSL has capacity on the WACS Cable, SAT 3, and Seacom with a Points of Presence (POPs) in nine data centres, from where it offers full time monitoring and management of customer networks.