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Cabletron sells integrated ATM switch
An integrated access device from Cabletron Systems Inc. of Rochester, N.H., puts voice, video and data on the same asynchronous transfer mode WAN.
The SmartSwitch 1500 does inverse multiplexing over ATM and supports a range of ATM uplink options, from 1.54-Mbps T1 to 155-Mbps OC-3. ATM traffic shaping permits quality-of-service guarantees for voice, video and data applications.
A SmartSwitch 1500 Compact base unit is $8,995 in a fixed configuration that supports 10/100-Mbps Ethernet, inverse multiplexing over ATM, circuit emulation for private branch exchange connectivity and T1 aggregation. The Modular base unit is $6,995.Contact Cabletron at 603-332-9400.