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DRIVER. One employed in conducting a coach, carriage, wagon, or other vehicle, with horses, mules, or other animals.
     2. Frequent accidents occur in consequence of the neglect or want of skill of drivers of public stage coaches, for which the employers are responsible.
     3. The law requires that a driver should possess reasonable skill and be of good habits for the journey; if, therefore, he is not acquainted with the road he undertakes to drive; 3 Bingh. Rep. 314, 321; drives with reins so loose that he cannot govern his horses; 2 Esp. R. 533; does not give notice of any serious danger on the road; 1 Camp. R. 67; takes the wrong side of the road; 4 Esp. R. 273; incautiously comes in collision with another carriage; 1 Stark. R. 423; 1 Campb. R. 167; or does not exercise a sound and reasonable discretion in travelling on the road, to avoid dangers and difficulties, and any accident happens by which any passenger is injured, both the driver and his employers will be responsible. 2 Stark. R. 37; 3 Engl. C. L. Rep. 233; 2 Esp. R. 533; 11. Mass. 57; 6 T. R. 659; 1 East, R. 106; 4 B. & A. 590; 6 Eng. C. L. R. 528; 2 Mc Lean, R. 157. Vide Common carriers Negligence; Quasi Offence.

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Authors in [7] reveal that the applying unequally channel spacing in proper configuration provides increasing the SE of WDM backbone network with MLRs and MMFs.
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Here Absolute Polar Duty Cycle Division multiplexing is used with WDM to achieve better performance under the effect of four wave mixing yet at high bit rate.
Compared to a traditional WDM network, a PID-enabled WDM network can save up to 50% of space and power and 90% of the fiber connection, according to Huawei.
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To increase its network capacity to meet its own internal needs, INS deployed WDM using Alcatel's Optinex 1640 Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer (OADM), a system capable of transporting 400 Gbps on a single fiber.
Retail Digital is the industry-dedicated arm of the WDM Group.
MRV's 16-channel CWDM, LambdaDriver solution, running over OFS' zero water peak AllWave fiber, doubles the capacity previously available on other Coarse WDM systems, and dramatically lowers the overall cost for high channel WDM systems.
Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, today unveiled a 200G photonic integrated device (PID) for case-shaped metro WDM equipment at Next Generation Optical Networking Forum, the most important optical conference in Europe.
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While the metro WDM and OXE segments are just now beginning to develop, these markets will experience consistent growth through 2005.