Network Termination


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Network Termination

(NT, NT1) A device connecting the customer's data or telephone equipment to the local ISDN exchange carrier's line. The NT device provides a connection for terminal equipment (TE) and terminal adaptor (TA) equipment to the local loop.
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"We have a much better understanding of the detailed scope of networks, applications and systems that will be needed to transition to NGEN, and we are ahead of the game on network terminations.
Fortunately, by setting up the impedance simulations mentioned above and using the concept of "network terminations," the real insertion performance characteristics are available.
This discrepancy is because fixed network termination charges have been subject to cost-based regulation since the European liberalisation process began, whereas mobile termination rates have only recently attracted regulatory scrutiny.Some mobile operators have cited the need to finance 3G (third-generation) services as the rationale for continuing to charge excessive mobile termination rates.
An electronics package called an Optical Network Termination (ONT) sits in a curbside pedestal that serves six to eight homes.
Features include a 300 K gate-programmable FPGA and 64 user-defined, bi-directional, single-ended or differential I/O lines with each signal presenting the option of driving or receiving LVDS, LVTTL, CMOS, and other levels with on board network termination.
With today's technology, IT managers can adopt a zero-tolerance for downtime policy using NT (network termination) technology.
(Nasdaq:FLSH), a leader in flash disk data storage products for the Internet appliance and network infrastructure markets, has announced that RAD Data Communications has selected M-Systems' DiskOnChip as the local storage device for its new ACE-2002 Multi-Service Access Concentrator/ATM (Asynchronous Transfer Multiplexing) Network Termination Unit.
It will be targeted at communication applications including CPE terminal equipment, SOHO routers, ISDN network termination devices, digital loop carriers and so on.
The Netris 3000 Broadband Entertainment PC is a network access device (intelligent network termination) that acts as an interface between video servers, the Internet, and the television.
They can then be configured for the network termination equipment and terminal equipment to form a wireless LAN and voice terminal exchange.
For in-house usage, a range of the company's optical network termination (ONT) units and residential gateways will be provided.

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