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fat pipe

A high-speed communications channel. Contrast with thin pipe.
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The KAT4000's data plane, utilizing an upgradeable Fat Pipe switch, connects each AdvancedMC site to the ATCA High Speed Fabric.
Many universities are finding ways to use their access to the fat pipe of Internet2 into a cost-recovery engine, Wilen says.
com), which offers a steady stream of just news in all categories flowing through a fairly fat pipe.
In these instances, an optical switch is a good solution as a fat pipe, but not an optimal solution for deploying broadband within a building.
Vox Telecom products and marketing executive head Gary Sweidan, stated that, The million megabytes of free Fat Pipe ADSL data being offered to Samsung customers is valid for 12 months and is unthrottled, unshaped, high-quality bandwidth.
The same can be said of hosting providers leasing a server with a fat pipe to the net--many of these smaller and mid-sized shops do not maintain responsive security and abuse departments, or even have an inkling anything is going on until we pick up the phone and get in touch with them.
The 12-layer routing includes 12 ports including fat pipe lanes and allocations for PCI-Express traffic.