host-based modem

host-based modem

A modem that relies on the CPU to perform some of the communications processing. It enables less costly modem circuits to be used. See soft modem and host based.
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SmartPCI56 host-based modem drivers are highly optimized to run on existing Pentium-class processors from Intel, AMD, and Via.
SmartPCI56(TM) host-based modem drivers are highly optimized to run on existing Pentium-class processors from Intel, AMD, and Via.
SmartRISER56 host-based modem drivers are highly optimized to run on existing Pentium-class processors from Intel, AMD, and Via; and also compliant with multiple Microsoft Windows operating systems.
The 56K host-based modem is K56flex(TM) compatible and incorporates Motorola-developed Pulse Code Modulation (PCM) technology for optimum performance and interoperability.
Since it is a host-based modem platform, the HAMR5600 also provides full software upgradability to future standards, and protects system OEMs' investment.
com/isg) today introduces its 56K host-based modem, a next- generation product that will enable OEMs and users to keep pace with the latest communications technology.
Intel is very excited about new AC97 host-based modem solutions, such as PC-TEL's HSP technology, which support independent hardware vendors (IHV) MDC products.
Motorola Indicates Its Host-Based Modem Technology is Being Built into
Called the USB-MODIO, the host-based modem moves modem functions previously performed by a digital signal processor (DSP) to the computer's own host processor.
34bis HSP modem solution is the industry's most efficient host-based modem solution available in the market.
Intel supports host-based modem solutions such as PC-TEL's HSP technology, which take full advantage of the potential of the new AMR specification," said Russ Hampsten, audio marketing manager at Intel Corp.
Sony is particularly pleased with the enhanced functionality that Lucent's technology offers, such as digital simultaneous voice and data service, and that the host-based modem chip set is designed to be software upgradeable to high-speed modem standards that will be established," said Tac Sugiyama, director of marketing for Sony Information Technologies of America.