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The Telecom Digest for September 20, 2010
Volume 29 : Issue 253 : "text" Format

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AT&T To Squeeze Four HD Streams Into U-verse TV Homes(Monty Solomon)
Re: Managing text based systems(SVU)

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Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2010 00:45:11 -0400 From: Monty Solomon <monty@roscom.com> To: telecomdigestmoderator.remove-this@and-this-too.telecom-digest.org. Subject: AT&T To Squeeze Four HD Streams Into U-verse TV Homes Message-ID: <p06240830c8bb4564b177@[]> AT&T To Squeeze Four HD Streams Into U-verse TV Homes Telco's U-verse Services on Track to Generate $4 Billion in 2010 By Todd Spangler -- Multichannel News, 9/16/2010 4:29:31 PM AT&T will let U-verse TV customers access up to four high-definition channels simultaneously by the end of the year, thanks to a combination of DSL upgrades and improvements in MPEG-4 compression. Until now, AT&T has allowed customers of the IPTV service to access a maximum of three HD channels at once, because of bandwidth constraints. ... http://www.multichannel.com/article/457219-AT_T_To_Squeeze_Four_HD_Streams_Into_U_verse_TV_Homes.php ***** Moderator's Note ***** OK, so why can't they lower their rates for phone calls? Bill Horne Moderator
Date: Sun, 19 Sep 2010 07:16:17 -0700 (PDT) From: SVU <brad.houser@gmail.com> To: telecomdigestmoderator.remove-this@and-this-too.telecom-digest.org. Subject: Re: Managing text based systems Message-ID: <49fb64e6-9da6-4a2c-8361-fd9c2a233770@k17g2000prf.googlegroups.com> On Sep 9, 8:22 pm, Allen <allendl...@gmail.com> wrote: > I'm looking for any opensource software that is known for being a good > product to manage text based equipment. I'm talking about x.25 packet > switches, routers, and terminal servers.  Is anybody using a product > that can be used to capture input from users and equipment in order to > create GUI inputs and outputs?  It would really be nice if it is web > based. > > -- > Allen D. Lung The best thing I have found for using GUIs to automating the management of text based systems is the freeware AutoIt. It will allow you to create scripts that interact with GUI based and text based systems. You will need a terminal emulator that can be scripted, such as procomm, smarterm, teraterm, hummingbird, etc. http://www.autoitscript.com/ Brad Houser ***** Moderator's Note ***** Every terminal emulator I've used has a built-in "macro" languarge to automate repetitive tasks. What does "AutoIt" do that the macro capabilities can't? Bill Horne Moderator
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