Buckeye's 'Turbo' Boost
- Buckeye preps bandwidth-on-demand. // CED;Mar2006, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p8
This article presents information about a new bandwidth-on-demand service that uses the emerging PacketCable Multimedia (PCMM) architecture. It is being launched by Buckeye CableSystem in partnership with Camiant Inc. To provide the service, Buckeye will use the Camiant QBUS policy server, and...
- Its Master's Voice. Udell, Jon // InfoWorld;11/15/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p38
The article reflects on voice recognition software. I could never convinced myself to make dictation part of my routine working life but with each generation of hardware and with each version of the program, the gap between desire and reality has narrowed. For me, typing remains the most...
- Tech tools you can afford. Whitaker, Tyler // Landscape Management;May2005, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p52
Provides tips on how to select low-cost computers. Consideration when buying the service and support plan; Protocol to use when buying a wireless access port; Options to choose from when subscribing high-speed Internet.
- Better Browsing: Add-Ons, Plug-Ins, and Extensions. Spanbauer, Scott // PCWorld;Jan2005, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p158
The article discusses about Web browser plug-ins, add-ons and extensions. Until Windows XP Service Pack (SP) 2 came along, the most glaring omission by Internet Explorer (IE) was the ability to block pop-ups. The browser keeps the unwanted windows at bay just fine with SP2, so there is no need...
- computers & software. // Engineered Systems;Jan2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p122
The article presents information on certain newly developed computer accessories and software. The Equivalent Facilitation Web-based calculator was developed to give architects and engineers an easy to use tool for the design of audible/visible notification device circuits. The EffHVACâ„¢...
- Buckeye Merges Services Using IP Suite. Stump, Matt // Multichannel News;10/6/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 40, p35
Reports on the move of Buckeye CableSystem to merge its voice, video and data services. Internet Protocol software acquired by Buckeye from Internet Photonics Inc.; Basic subscribers served by Buckeye.
- MIT Hackers To Wi-Fi Cambridge. // TelecomWeb News Digest;2/2/2006, p6
The article announces the launching of a city-wide Wireless Fidelity network using hacked hardware and software by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge as of February 2, 2006. The project is said to provide Internet services to low-income residents in the city. The...
- Achieve PCI Express Control of PXI with MXI-Express. // Instrumentation Newsletter;2005 4th Quarter, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p18
Presents the National Instruments MXI-Express kits, NI PXI-PCIe8361 and NI PXI-PCIe8362, which consist of a PCI Express board, a PXI module, and a rugged cable. Increase in bandwidth from the MXI-Express; PCI software compatibility.
- Scopes simplify searching through long waveform records. Strassberg, Dan // EDN Europe;Mar2006, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p18
The article describes Tektonix Inc.'s built-in Wave Inspector tool set of its DPO4000-series 350-MHz- to 1-GHz-bandwidth scopes. The standard feature of wave inspector is its waveform memory of 10M samples/channel. It comprises a group of zoom, pan, scroll and search functions in the...