Bandwidth (computing)


Robert Neagoe
by Robert Neagoe
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In computer networking and computer science, the words bandwidth, network bandwidth, data bandwidth, or digital bandwidth are terms used to refer to various bit-rate measures, representing the available or consumed data communication resources expressed in bits per second or multiples of it (bit/s, kbit/s, Mbit/s, Gbit/s, etc.). Note that in textbooks on signal processing, wireless communications, modem data transmission, digital communications, electronics, etc.