Category: Network and modem
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 53.1 kb
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows Server 2008
Latest Version / Release Date: N/A / N/A
The Avtek MegaModem SVD PnP CD1070 device is classified as a modem. The term modem is actually a shortcut for modulator-demodulator. This is a device that first modulates an analog carrier signal and converts it into digital signals that a computer can understand. It also demodulates such carrier signal so that it goes back into its original form. This is done in order to produce a signal that is easily sent to other computers in a network, or through the Internet by using a telephone line, cable or other means of transmission. The most common usage of this device is to connect a personal computer and or laptop to the Internet. The amount of data in the modem is measured through bits per second or bps. This can be seen when the modem has successfully established a connection to the Internet.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
Other types of modems include cable modems, DSL and or ADSL modems. These modems are typically utilized in big industries, notably in telecommunications that use wide band radio modems. These wide band modems send repeating frames of data at very high data rates over microwave radio links. A number of microwave modems can only send more than a hundred million bits per second. Radio networks, on the other hand, use only a narrow band radio modem. This is mostly used for low data rates of up to 19.2k. On the other hand, a new different type of modem, known as the optical modem can send out data over optical fibers. This can be seen in most intercontinental data links. Most of their constructions use optical modems transmitting over undersea optical fibers. Data rates for optical modems are counted in excess of a billion (1x109) bits per second. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Avtek MegaModem SVD PnP ( CD1070 ) errors before installing any driver updates.