What is broadband?
Broadband refers to a wired or wireless communication medium for high speed Internet access.
- Let us say you have been accessing the internet through a dial-up modem which connects through your telephone line.
- Now you want to free your telephone line and yet access the Internet at much greater speeds.
- You subscribe for a broadband connection with your Internet Service Provider (ISP).
- You will receive a broadband cable to your home which can provide high speed nternet access.
- The cable either connects directly to your computer or it may be routed through a wired or wireless router.
What you need:
You will need a broadband cable from a service provider.
Note: Broadband is a term that refers to a telecommunication signal band that can carry a wide band of frequencies.