switching system


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switching system

[′swich·iŋ ‚sis·təm]
(communications)
An assembly of switching and control devices provided so that any station in a communications system may be connected as desired with any other station.
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Often, engineers get high-end signal generators and spectrum analyzers or oscilloscopes with wide bandwidths and then don't give ample attention to the switching system.
As a result, network administrators who are looking toward the future are looking closely at IP-based KVM switching systems.
This new capability is the result of breakthroughs enabled by Calient expertise in GMPLS protocols, signaling system interoperability, and ultra-rapid, ultra-dense switching systems," added Mr.
All-optical switching systems such as Calient Networks' DiamondWave photonic switching system, use micro-mirrors or micro-electrical-mechanical systems (MEMS) and are bandwidth independent.