50 relations: Asymmetric digital subscriber line, Beersheba, Best-effort delivery, Bezeq, Bezeq International Optical System, Cable Internet access, Calcalist, Cellcom (Israel), CIOS (cable system), Competition law, Dial-up Internet access, Digital subscriber line, DOCSIS, Eastern Mediterranean Optical System 1, Fiber to the x, G.992.5, Gigabit, Gilat Satellite Networks, High Speed Packet Access, High-throughput satellite, Hot (Israel), Hot Mobile, Israel Electric Corporation, Israel Inter-University Computation Center, Israel Internet Association, Israeli Internet Exchange, Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol, Local exchange carrier, LTE (telecommunication), LTE Advanced, Media of Israel, MedNautilus, Next-generation network, Partner Communications Company, Pelephone, Petah Tikva, Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet, Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol, Quantum Cable, Tamares Group, Telecom Italia, Telecommunications in Israel, The Economist, TheMarker, VDSL, Virtual private network, Ynet, Ynetnews, 3G, 4G.
Asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) is a type of digital subscriber line (DSL) technology, a data communications technology that enables faster data transmission over copper telephone lines than a conventional voiceband modem can provide.
Beersheba, also spelled Beer-Sheva (בְּאֵר שֶׁבַע; بئر السبع), is the largest city in the Negev desert of southern Israel.
Best-effort delivery describes a network service in which the network does not provide any guarantee that data is delivered or that delivery meets any quality of service.
Bezeq (בזק) is an Israeli telecommunications company.
Bezeq International Optical System – JONAH – is a submarine telecommunication cable linking Tel Aviv and Bari.
In telecommunications, cable Internet access, shortened to cable Internet, is a form of broadband Internet access which uses the same infrastructure as a cable television.
Calcalist (כלכליסט, a Hebrew wordplay on The Economist) is a daily business newspaper and website.
Cellcom (סלקום) is an Israeli telecommunications company.
Cyprus-Israel Optical System (CIOS) is a submarine telecommunications cable system in the Mediterranean Sea linking Cyprus and Israel.
Competition law is a law that promotes or seeks to maintain market competition by regulating anti-competitive conduct by companies.
Dial-up Internet access is a form of Internet access that uses the facilities of the public switched telephone network (PSTN) to establish a connection to an Internet service provider (ISP) by dialing a telephone number on a conventional telephone line.
Digital subscriber line (DSL; originally digital subscriber loop) is a family of technologies that are used to transmit digital data over telephone lines.
Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification (DOCSIS) is an international telecommunications standard that permits the addition of high-bandwidth data transfer to an existing cable TV (CATV) system.
The Eastern Mediterranean Optical System (EMOS-1) is a fiber optic cable linking Palermo, Italy with Lechaina, Greece; Marmaris, Turkey and Tel Aviv, Israel, which was created in Turkey in 1991.
Fiber to the x (FTTX) or fiber in the loop is a generic term for any broadband network architecture using optical fiber to provide all or part of the local loop used for last mile telecommunications.
ITU G.992.5 (also referred to as ADSL2+, G.dmt.bis+, and G.adslplus) is an International Telecommunication Union standard for asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL) broadband Internet access.
The gigabit is a multiple of the unit bit for digital information or computer storage.
Gilat Satellite Networks is a public company headquartered in Israel that develops and sells VSAT satellite ground stations and related equipment.
High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) is an amalgamation of two mobile protocols, High Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) and High Speed Uplink Packet Access (HSUPA), that extends and improves the performance of existing 3G mobile telecommunication networks using the WCDMA protocols.
High-throughput satellite (HTS) is a classification for communications satellites that provide at least twice, though usually by a factor of 20 or more, the total throughput of a classic FSS satellite for the same amount of allocated orbital spectrum thus significantly reducing cost-per-bit.
Hot Telecommunication Systems Ltd. (הוט-מערכות תקשורת בע"מ) is a company that provides cable television, last-mile Internet access, broadband and telecommunication services in Israel.
Hot Mobile (הוט מובייל, formerly known as Mirs Communications Ltd. until May 2012), is a wireless telecommunications company based in Israel and a subsidiary of Hot Telecommunication Systems Ltd. (HOT).
Israel Electric Corporation (חברת החשמל לישראל, abbreviation: IEC) is the largest supplier of electrical power in Israel.
The Israel InterUniversity Computation Center (IUCC), implements, operates and maintains the national research and education network (NREN) of Israel.
Israel Internet Association (ISOC-IL; איגוד האינטרנט הישראלי) is a non-profit organization and.il country code top-level domains (ccTLD) registry, It is managed by seven volunteer board members.
The Israeli Internet Exchange (IIX) is an Internet exchange point (IXP) that provides peering services for the Internet Service Providers in Israel, essentially routing all intra-Israel internet traffic.
In computer networking, Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP) is a tunneling protocol used to support virtual private networks (VPNs) or as part of the delivery of services by ISPs.
Local exchange carrier (LEC) is a regulatory term in telecommunications for the local telephone company. In the United States, wireline telephone companies are divided into two large categories: long distance (interexchange carrier, or IXCs) and local (local exchange carrier, or LECs).
In telecommunication, Long-Term Evolution (LTE) is a standard for high-speed wireless communication for mobile devices and data terminals, based on the GSM/EDGE and UMTS/HSPA technologies.
LTE Advanced is a mobile communication standard and a major enhancement of the Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard.
The media of Israel refers to print, broadcast and online media available in the State of Israel.
MedNautilus is a submarine telecommunications cable system linking countries bordering the Eastern/Central Mediterranean Sea.
The next-generation network (NGN) is a body of key architectural changes in telecommunication core and access networks.
Partner Communications Company Ltd. (חברת פרטנר תקשורת בע"מ) doing business as Partner (פרטנר), formerly known as Orange Israel (אורנג' ישראל), is a mobile network operator, internet Wi-Fi and fixed telephony service provider in Israel.
Pelephone (פלאפון,, lit. "wonder phone") is a mobile network operator in Israel, and also the first company to offer mobile telephony services in Israel.
Petah Tikva (פֶּתַח תִּקְוָה,, "Opening of Hope"), also known as Em HaMoshavot ("Mother of the Moshavot"), is a city in the Central District of Israel, east of Tel Aviv.
The Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE) is a network protocol for encapsulating PPP frames inside Ethernet frames.
The Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) is an obsolete method for implementing virtual private networks, with many known security issues.
The Quantum Cable is a planned 7,700 km submarine communications cable system connecting Asia with Europe through the Mediterranean sea.
Tamares Group is a global private investment group based in London.
TIM S.p.A., also operating under the name Telecom Italia, is an Italian telecommunications company headquartered in Milan, which provides telephony services, mobile services, and DSL data services.
Telecommunications in Israel is the most developed in the Middle East.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
TheMarker (דה-מרקר) is a Hebrew-language daily business newspaper published by the Haaretz group in Israel.
Very-high-bit-rate digital subscriber line (VDSL) and very-high-bit-rate digital subscriber line 2 (VDSL2) are digital subscriber line (DSL) technologies providing data transmission faster than asymmetric digital subscriber line (ADSL).
A virtual private network (VPN) extends a private network across a public network, and enables users to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if their computing devices were directly connected to the private network.
Ynet (Hebrew: וואינט) is an Israeli news and general content website, which is the online outlet for Yedioth Ahronot.
Ynetnews is the online English-language Israeli news website of Yedioth Ahronoth, Israel’s most-read newspaper, and the Hebrew news portal, Ynet.
3G, short for third generation, is the third generation of wireless mobile telecommunications technology.
4G is the fourth generation of broadband cellular network technology, succeeding 3G.