Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window

Comparing POS and ATM interfaces

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)
Hay, R. ; Spinent Commun., USA

Carrier-class Internet service providers (ISPs) must choose an appropriate interface for long-distance data transmissions. The two technologies they most often choose are packet-over-Sonet (POS) and asynchronous transfer mode (ATM). Vendor devices implement POS and ATM to transport data over Sonet (Synchronous Optical NETwork)-a standard for sending data over fiber-optic cables-and SDH (Synchronous Digital Hierarchy), which is Sonet's international equivalent

Published in:

Computer  (Volume:33 ,  Issue: 8 )

Date of Publication:

Aug 2000

Need Help?

IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.