CeBIT: ASDL Modem (supports symmetrical ADSL) and Router from Thomson

By Arris
Mar 20, 2002
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  1. Symmetrical ADSL... Double the bandwidth by using multiple ADSL lines? Is this signs of a BT (British Telecom) type superhighway by using dual lines.
    No more firewall software.... these new releases are to feature built in firewalls.
  2. MrGaribaldi

    MrGaribaldi TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,802

    Quite nice, but wouldn't Symmertrical ADSL be SDSL (Symmetrical DSL)? I just can't get that to fit... If it's Full-duplex, then 'bout bloody time..
    If it's only dual ADSL, then ... ok... quite nice... what were you talking about ? ;)

    Seriously, there's nothing to stop you from bundling 2 lines today, common in norway, nor is there any reason for ADSL to be half-duplex instead of full-duplex, so I can't really see too much new in this device...

    Oh, well...
    .02$
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