Category: Network and Modem
Manufacturer: ADMtek Incorporated
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 23.1kiB
Operating System: Windows 98, Windows ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 2.21.0418.2003 / 28th April 2003
The AN983 is a high performance, affordable Fast Ethernet PCI regulator with an included physical layer border for 10BASE-T and 100BASE-TX applications. It constitutes a communications mode entrenched in software and hardware devices for structuring a local area network. It further enables computers to communicate over a mutual coaxial cable as a broadcast transmission channel. Speeds run at 10 Mbit/s and 100 Mbit/s for 10BASE-T and 100Base-TX as an advanced Ethernet controller. The Peripheral Component Interconnect controller is a high-speed system compatible with applicable operating systems. The integrated physical layer encompasses media interface and varied speed. The AN983B version deals with medium accessibility and physical layer interface. 10BASE-T and 100BASE-TX are standards for pair cables with different rate magnitudes.
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AN983 10/100Mbps PCI adapter carries traffic at the nominal rate of 100 Mbit/s. Its speed can only be surpassed by gigabit Ethernet. It can also be divided into a Media Access Controller (MAC) and a parallel interface called a Media Independent Interface. 100 BASE-T is a Fast Ethernet standard for twisted pair cables. 100 BASE-TX is the principal form of Fast Ethernet and operates over two shielded high-quality wires. Workstations with existing 10 megabit per second can be connected to AN983 10/100Mbps PCI adapter. It is important to note that this is a shared data speed. It is 10 times faster than what can be loosely referred to as Ethernet. The local area network within which it operates is regulated by specified standards of telecommunication technology. The AN983 10/100Mbps PCI adapter tolerates slight variations that may not conform to specified electrical characteristics and a few installers. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ADMtek AN983 10/100Mbps PC1 Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.