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Multichannel Multipoint Distribution Services

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ALSO CALLED: MMDS, Multipoint Distribution Services, Microwave Multipoint Distribution Services
DEFINITION: Multichannel Multipoint Distribution Service (MMDS) is a broadcasting and communications service that operates in the ultra-high-frequency (UHF) portion of the radio spectrum between 2.1 and 2.7 GHz. MMDS is also known as wireless cable. It was conceived as a substitute for conventional cable television (TV). However, it also has applications in telephone/fax and data communications.In MMDS, a medium-power  … 
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The Inner Circle Guide To Multichannel Customer Contact
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This report looks at customers' and businesses' attitudes toward usage of multichannel interactions. Inside, learn how to and identify the issues and potential pitfalls that businesses face when trying to improve customer communications across channels.
Posted: 02 Apr 2014 | Published: 01 Apr 2014

Oracle Corporation

Magic Quadrant for Multichannel Campaign Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Digital marketing continues to fuel the multichannel campaign management market. In this informative report, find a market analysis and key definitions, learn about Magic Quadrant for Multichannel Campaign Management, read a thorough vendor comparison review, and more.
Posted: 01 Mar 2014 | Published: 30 May 2013

IBM
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MULTICHANNEL MULTIPOINT DISTRIBUTION SERVICES DEFINITION (continued): …  transmitter is located with an omindirectional broadcast antenna at or near the highest topographical point in the intended coverage area. The workable radius can reach up to 70 miles in flat terrain (significantly less in hilly or mountainous areas). Each subscriber is equipped with a small antenna, along with a converter that can be placed next to, or on top of, a conventional TV set. There is a monthly fee, similar to that for satellite TV service.The MMDS frequency band has room for several dozen analog or digital video channels, along with narrowband channels that can be used by subscribers … 
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