Martinez, Ken
April 2004
Hospitality Upgrade;Spring2004, p18
Trade Publication
Provides information on digital subscriber lines (DSL), a high-speed connection that uses existing phone lines to deliver overall quality of service to the hospitality industry. Capability of advances in wired broadband to deliver 26 Mbps service over existing phone lines, ample bandwidth for digital television service and two-way video conferencing; Use of wired DSL for voice over IP.


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