Gig-E In the Average Broadband Home

Arlen, Gary
July 2002
Multichannel News;7/1/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 26, p26
Analyzes the importance of gigabit ethernet over fiber (GEF) in telecommunication industry. Characteristics of GEF; Advantages of GEF; Immerse value of the broadband connection in the industry.


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