ATM cell insertion happens in the round robin fashion and is transparent for the terminal equipment on the ends of the link. IMA inverse multiplexing functionality requires some overhead (ICP or IMA Control Protocol cells, typically one ICP cell in every IMA frame--commonly 128 cells in length--and in CTC or Common Transmit Clock mode, an ICP stuff cell must be inserted after every 2048 cells), and an IMA sublayer on the physical layer.
Best Buy buys into AT&T's INCS; Retail chain will deploy Integrated Network Connection Service across more than 400 stores.(Company Operations)
Apr 30, 2001; Constructing a communications network that links 419 home-electronics stores in 41 states is no easy chore, but Best Buy says it...