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PRNEWSWIRE: SPEEDUS.COM installs Linux-based Internet gateway transmitter

Mar 27, 1999, 01:35 (0 Talkback[s])

"SPEEDUS.COM... announced that it has completed the installation of a Linux-based Internet gateway transmitter in its Network Operations Center in Brooklyn, NY. The new transmitter gives SPEEDUS.COM's network Digital Video Broadcast (DVB) capability. The DVB capability, in conjunction with the Company's dedicated fiber optic backbone, microwave relays and its fourteen fully functional Internet Broadcast Stations, gives SPEEDUS.COM the ability to broadcast to selected groups on the Internet or so called "multicast" capability. SPEEDUS.COM now has the ability to provide entertainment quality transmission of all forms of full screen, full motion video and audio to its Internet customers in New York."

"SPEEDUS.COM provides its SPEED(SM) super high-speed Internet service in New York."

"The SPEED service is delivered via Internet Broadcast Stations that are fed from the SPEEDUS.COM Network Operations Center (NOC) in the Brooklyn Army Terminal. Six Internet Broadcast Stations are located in Manhattan, six are in Brooklyn and two are in Queens."

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