DSL Networking and Technology
DSL vs Cable Modem Comparison
Is DSL Internet service better than cable modem service? Weigh the pros and cons in this analysis.
This tutorial covers the basics of DSL networking technology and services.
Verizon Online DSL Internet Service
Verizon is a leading provider of DSL Internet service for residential and business customers in the United States. Various packages and pricing plans are available for Verizon DSL.
ADSL - Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line
ADSL is the most common form of Digital Subscriber Line (DSL) service used in home networking. ADSL provides greater bandwidth for downloads at the expense of uploads.
PPPoE stands for Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet. It is a network protocol sometimes used by broadband modems for DSL Internet service.
Symmetric and Asymmetric Networking
In a symmetric network, all devices can transmit and receive data at equal rates. Asymmetric networks support more bandwidth in one direction than the other. ADSL and SDSL are examples of these network architectures.
How DSL Works
This detailed explanation of the inner workings of Digital Subscriber Line covers signal splitting and filters, DSL transceivers and DSLAMs.