Essays Tagged: "Cable modem"

Computer Security

ruder. Home computers are easy to break into. They are not typically secure.The introduction of the cable modem has allowed the home computer to be vulnerable. The high-speed modem has the computer on ...

(5 pages) 257 0 4.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Computer Ethics

Mechanism Report on Cable and DSL Modems.

SUBJECT: Mechanism ReportWORDS: 663Cable and DSL ModemsSince the creation of the Internet, home users have always craved power. The onl ... craved power. The only thing available was ISDN and the traditional 56k modem. With the release of cable modems and the discovery of DSL technology, the Internet can be navigated at blazing speeds.Ca ... the discovery of DSL technology, the Internet can be navigated at blazing speeds.Cable Modem: TYPESCable modems were introduced in 1995. There are three types of them, external, internal and interact ...

(3 pages) 79 1 4.3 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

The game evaluation of The Sims Online.

MB or greater with a DirectX 7.0 compatible driver card, and for the best and quickest speed a DSL cable modem or other broadband Internet connection. A necessity is an internet connection otherwise ...

(4 pages) 58 2 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters

Cable vs Dial-Up

Cable Modem vs. Dial-UpThe Internet is the largest worldwide network connecting computer users. Acco ... ivided into more than one signal. Consequently, transmission speeds are limited. On the other hand, cable modem is a broadband transmission medium where the bandwidth can be divided and shared by mult ... s. A standard service of dialup, for instance, will cost ten dollars a month compared to twenty for cable modem. In addition premium services, like America Online, can easily double the cost. The pric ...

(3 pages) 67 2 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Comparison of Cable modems to DSL

et technologies have emerged over the past several years for switched data communications services. Cable Modems operate over two-way hybrid fiber/coax and provide user rates as high as 10 Mbps. The a ... place today and to be sold over the next ten years. The speeds also depend on your ISP, for example Cablevision offers up to 10 Mbps downloading, where Time Warner's road runner cable service is only ...

(5 pages) 63 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

How does DSL works? How does cable modem works? Compare Pros and Cons. Which one do you like to use and why?

we look into these technological changes, a question arises in our minds, which is better, DSL, or cable modem? Offhand, I can say that it all depends on the par-ticular providers, the particular geo ... on the con-sumer's needs and demands. This paper shall attempt to give a comparison of the DSL and cable modem after exploring how each works.How DSL Works In figuring out how DSL works, we fi ...

(5 pages) 48 0 3.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

The Implications of Digital Convergence

dio waves and amplified via signal towers. Beyond local channels, television options were through a cable company or a satellite provider. The only options a family had if they wished to watch feature ... ypes of media have, in some manner or another, become digital. A popular example is the Time Warner Cable Company. Time Warner bought out one of the most popular Internet Service Providers of all time ...

(2 pages) 65 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Company plan

a faster connection which in turn will make everyone happier and a great deal less stressed. DSL or Cable modem would be more efficient and cost-effective to use to get things accomplished in a timely ...

(4 pages) 45 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


Cable Modems vs. Digital Subscriber Lines Bob Fager Econ 235ഊThe Internet has grabbed on to th ... ovided by many telephone companies, large on-line services and may soon be available from you local cable company.Computer users are an impatient group. They are starving for a faster way of connectin ... idth to upstream (user to network) and downstream (network to user) data transmission.Concurrently, cable television providers are working on technologies to allow them to connect computers to their n ...

(8 pages) 10 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Cable vs. v.90 modems

Cable Modems Cable modems emerged in consumer markets as an alternative to ISDN and regular modems o ... e charge is only $35-$55 a month. But the whole thing has been overhyped in my opinion, none of the cable companies mention that the subscribers share the bandwidth plus most cable modems use 10BaseT ... onnect to the PC or Mac which automatically limits the connection to 10 Mbps. Another limitation of cable modems is that ISP's are connected to the internet back-bone using T1 lines which puts an abso ...

(5 pages) 714 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking