GLOSSARYThis section provides short definitions of most common, and many not so common terms and expressions which will be encountered when reading about satellites and when reading satellite equipment and system descriptions and specifications.
|10Base-2 ||another name for Ethernet using thin (0.5 cm diameter) coaxial cable and BNC connectors; also called cheapernet and thinnet |
|10Base-5 ||the original Ethernet implementation using 1 cm diameter coaxial cable and screw together connectors |
|10Base-T ||IEEE 802.3 physical layer specification for 10 Mb/s Ethernet over two pairs of Category 3, 4 or 5 unshielded twisted pair wire; uses RJ-45 connectors |
|1TR6 ||German ISDN switch standard used prior to the ETSI NET3 standard |
|3270 ||a terminal emulation standard for connecting to mainframe computers |