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12 acronyms you need to know!

I love this from our friends at Sckipio, their media primer. I hint of tongue in cheek, but their 12 key pronunciations are fab....

 Key Pronunciation Guide
  • dot fast
  • ITU:eye tee you
  • Gbps:Gigabits per second (billion bits)
  • Mbps:Megabits per second (million bits)
  • Kbps:kilobits per second (thousand bits)
  • Telco:tell ko (like co in Pepsico)
  • FTTH: fiber to the home
  • FTTdp: fiber to the distribution point
  • DSLAM:dee slam
  • DOCSIS:dock sis (like sister)
  • MDU:either em dee you (or multi-dwelling units)
  • TDD: either tee dee dee (or time division duplexing)
Sckipio are one of the sponsors of Gigabit Copper, hosted by Total Telecom in Munich on the 25 March. Find out more about the event or to book, visit the website 

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