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SImply put, it's a measure of bandwidth. At present we have the following bandwidths available in an ethernet network:
1000 Mbps = gigabit
You can't use gigabit with satellite. It's bandwidth rate is a lot lower than 1000 Mbps.
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How charged with punishments the scroll,
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