Definitions for "Circuit Switching"
End-to-end connection A high overhead based transmission system that involves the opening and maintaining of a circuit in order for the analogue signal to be delivered. It requires direct path of connectivity between endpoints for the duration of the session or telephone call.
Method for switching channels in which each channel has its full, dedicated bandwidth switched. Compare with packet switching.
Switching system in which a dedicated physical circuit path must exist between sender and receiver for the duration of the call. Circuit switching is used heavily in the telephone-company network. This method of communication establishes an electrical connection between calling and called parties, on demand, and for the exclusive use of the parties until the connection is broken.
Keywords:  clamshell, cldc
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