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What does MAC stand for?

MAC stands for Modem Access Control


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Smart modems come with media access controllers inside, which prevents random data from colliding and resends data that is not correctly received. Smart modems typically require more bandwidth than transparent modems, and typically achieve higher data rates. The IEEE 802. 11 standard defines a short range modulation scheme that is used on a large scale throughout the world.