Definitions for "Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer"
Keywords:  dslam, xdsl, dsl, multiplex, atm
Technology that concentrates traffic in ADSL implementations. Located in the central office.
a central office device which terminates all the customer xDSL lines.
An electronic device that usually holds several DSL modems that communicate between a telephone network and a end customer’s DSL modem via a copper wire access line. The DSLAM concentrates multiple digital access lines onto a backbone network for distribution to other data networks (e.g. Internet).