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RE: Broadband v. baseband ... again?
- From: Tom Walton
- Date: Thu Jul 05 17:09:14 2001
Commercial broadcast radio is, in olde-worlde communications parlance,
*narrowband* modulation of a carrier. Wideband - *not* broadband -
modulation refers to signals with transmitted bandwidth that is a
significant fraction of the carrier frequency. The baseband signal is
essentially the information-bearing signal, sans any modulation of a
Glibness is a poor excuse for sloppiness.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of
Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2001 1:29 PM
To: 'Larry Diffey'; firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Broadband v. baseband ... again?
Broadband isn't a speed, it's a signaling architecture. The alternative is
baseband. Ethernet is baseband. Broadcast radio is broadband. Now that you
have the two competing terms, please see your friendly neighborhood search
BTW, silence is a poor excuse for posting a message.