Category: Network and modem
Caution Level: Safe
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Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/XP/2003/NT
Latest Version / Release Date: N.A. / 12/19/1996
Before the birth of the Internet, modems were unknown devices. When the Internet technology expanded and further tightened its stand on selling as well as advertising, so are the hardware or devices used for connecting to such incredible free market - the Internet. Modems became important tools in connecting the computer to log into network connection or for Internet access. There are also classifications such as modem wave devices or voice modems as what they are popularly called. Aptiva Modem also has this category. Basically these modems have the facility to play and record audio over a telephone line. While there are also (and are the most popular) data and fax capable devices, technology also gave rise to other types of devices. In fact, most of these data fax modems are also equipped with voice capabilities. As for modems in longer versions, they’re known as modulators and demodulators. This device can initially modulate an analog carrier signal in order to program digital information. It also demodulates a carrier signal to decode the transmitted information.
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In order to produce a signal that can be easily sent as well as decoded to replicate the original data, analog signals are used from driven diodes towards the radio. The common usage of this device is through the connection of a personal computer or laptop to the Internet. The amount of data in the modem is measured through bits per second or bps. This is seen when there is successful connection of the computer or laptop to the Internet. Another way of measuring is through Baud. This measurement is achieved by counting the number of times the modem changes its signal state to per second. Since a lot of high speed and advanced modems are being invented nowadays like cable modems, DSLs and or ADSL modems, connection to the Internet is no longer a problem. In big industries, notably in telecommunications, they make use of wide band radio modems. This wide band modems send repeating frames of data at very high data rates over microwave radio links. Reports also say that a number of microwave modems can only send more than a hundred million bits per second. Radio networks, on the other hand, use only narrow band radio modems. This is mostly used for low data rate of up to 19.2k. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Aptiva Modem Wave Device errors before installing any driver updates.