quality of service


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quality of service

(communications, networking)
(QoS) The performance properties of a network service, possibly including throughput, transit delay, priority. Some protocols allow packets or streams to include QoS requirements.
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We take our Quality of Service requirements extremely seriously and our postmen and postwomen work hard to deliver high standards of service to all our customers across the UK."
Consider a case where investors put together X amount of funding to roll out a network that can accommodate a million subscribers - at the given pre-defined quality of service by the regulators.The economics behind the investments is perhaps designed to make a 10 percent annual return on each dollar invested in the network for the next ten years.
TRA has enhanced and built on the initial 2008 QoS Regulation to ensure that an effective legal framework is established determining the level of quality of service that the licensees are committed to when providing services to consumers.
"There is a good level of cooperation from the industry in providing quality of service parameters to the TRA who in turn verifies these parameters.
The UK has one of the highest Quality of Service specifications of any major European country.
Sue Whalley, Chief Operations Officer, Royal Mail said: "Royal Mail operates under some of the most demanding Quality of Service standards in the whole of Europe so it is only right to pay tribute to the hardworking postmen and women who make this happen six days a week at more than 30 million addresses across the UK."
(TAP) - AirHelp, a company providing legal services to airline passengers who have experienced a flight cancelation, delay or overbooking, has ranked national carrier Tunisair 85th out of a total of 87 airlines around the world, valued for their quality of services.
It added that LinqUs IoT Quality of Service provides instant network status and analysis, and immediately highlights any issue by ensuring a rich array of data is readily available and accessible.
The reports evaluated key quality of service indicators of the operators' mobile networks, including network coverage (i.e.
The company has released its latest Royal Mail Quality of Service report, covering the 31 March 2014 to 29 June 2014 period, which shows that the company beat its First Class mail target of 93.0% during the quarter, delivering 93.3% of this mail in the next working day.
In this competitive environment, organizations must have ability for having a way to distinguish itself from other organizations, one of the most important ways to gain competitive advantage is to present high quality of services. Many organizations take advantage of quality of service.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has directed the mobile phone operators to improve quality of service where results of QoS were not as per laid down benchmarks in the license and relevant regulations.

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