This section provides a brief description of the Modem, its associated technologies, and a list of Modem features.
Modem Description and Operation
The DSL-322T Modem is designed to provide a simple and cost-effective ADSL Internet connection for a private
Ethernet network. The Modem combines high-speed ADSL Internet connection and IP routing for the Local Area
Network (LAN) connectivity in one package.
The Modem is easy to install and use. The DSL-322T connects to an Ethernet LAN or computers via standard Ethernet
ports. The ADSL connection is made using ordinary telephone line with standard connectors.
Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (ADSL) is a broadband network technology that utilizes standard twisted-pair
copper wire telephone lines to enable broadband high-speed digital data transmission and bandwidth hungry
applications for business and residential customers.
ADSL modems and modems provide faster downloads and more reliable connectivity to the user without loss of quality
or disruption of voice/fax telephone capabilities.
ADSL service operates at speeds of up to 24 Mbps downstream and up to 1 Mbps upstream. A secure dedicated point-
to-point connection is established between the user and the central office of the service provider.
The DSL-322T ADSL Modem utilizes the latest ADSL enhancements to provide a reliable Internet portal suitable for
most small to medium sized offices. DSL-322T advantages include:
Data rates up to 24 Mbps for downstream and 1Mbps for upstream
Friendly web-based graphical user interface for configuration and management
Supports most ADSL, ADSL2, and ADSL2+ standards
Auto-handshake and rate adaptation for different ADSL flavors
Widest range of DSLAM interoperability
Built-in MIBs for SNMP management
Upgradeable firmware through HTTP
DSL-322T ADSL Modem User Guide