TITLE

Complete the connection

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Satellite Communications;Jun2000, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the technological union of fiber and satellite communication networks. Solutions and applications offered by satellites; Difference in the capacity levels provided by fiber and satellites.
ACCESSION #
3185538

 

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