Broad Band Access Technologies
BROAD BAND ACCESS(Wired and Wireless)
What is Broadband
Broad Band Access
Wired Line Access
Broadband Modem Configuration Procedure
After completion of this module you will be able to know:
About various Broad Band access technologies being deployed around the globe.
About Broadband Modem configuration procedure.
Advances in telecommunications and data technology are creating new opportunities for countries, businesses and individuals—just as the Industrial Revolution changed fortunesaround the globe. The new economy is defining how people do business, communicate,shop, have fun, learn, and live on a global basis—
connecting everyone to everything
.The evolution of Internet has come into existence & Internet service is expanding rapidly.The demands it has placed upon the public network, especially the access network, aregreat. However, technological advances promise big increases in access speeds, enabling public networks to play a major role in delivering new and improved telecommunicationsservices and applications to consumers .The Internet and the network congestion thatfollowed, has led people to focus both on the first and last mile as well as on creating adifferent network infrastructure to avoid the network congestion and access problems.The solution to this is Broadband.
1.2 What is Broadband?
A definition to broadband is a must as different service providers defines in their own terms & context.
TRAI (Telecommunication Regulatory Authority of India)
defines broadband as follows: -An
data connection that is able to support interactive servicesincluding Internet access and has the capability of the
minimum download speed of 256kilo bits per second (kbps)
to an individual subscriber
from the Point Of Presence(POP)
of the service provider intending to provide Broadband service where multiplesuch individual Broadband connections are aggregated and the subscriber is able toPrepared by RTTC, NagpurPage 1 of 31