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PORT. A place to which the officers of the customs are appropriated, and which include the privileges and guidance of all members and creeks which are allotted to them. 1 Chit. Com. Law, 726; Postlewaith's Com. Dict. h.t.; 1 Chit. Com. L. Index, h.t. According to Dalloz, a port is a place within land, protected against the waves and winds, and affording to vessels a place of safety. Diet. Supp. h.t. By the Roman law a port is defined to be locus, conclusus, quo importantur merces, et unde exportantur. Dig. 50,16, 59. See 7 N. S. 81. 2. A port differs from a haven, (q.v.) and includes something more. 1st. It is a place at which vessels may arrive and discharge, or take in their cargoes. 2. It comprehends a vale, city or borough, called in Latin caput corpus, for the reception of mariners and merchants, for securing the goods, and bringing them to market, and for victualling the ships. 3. It is impressed with its legal character by the civil authority. Hale de Portibus Mar. c. 2; 1 Harg. 46, 73; Bac. Ab. Prerogative, D 5; Com. Dig. Navigation, E; 4 Inst. 148; Callis on Sewers, 56; 2 Chit. Com. Law, 2; Dig. 60, 16, 59; Id. 43, 12, 1, 13; Id. 47, 10, 15, 7; Id. 39, 4, 15.

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It includes a set of 1U rack-mount probes with port speeds from 1GE to 100GE that typically only take 1/10 of the footprint of today's monitoring systems and a fraction of the price.
The partnership with DOW has provided the clients with a private IP address structure allowing them to get the full port speed of the circuits.
Representatives charges for port and CIR (GTE) Port speed Monthly charge 56/64 Kbps $110 128 Kbps $200 256 Kbps $280 384 Kbps $365 T1 $530 Committed information rate (CIR) charges CIR speed Monthly charge 1-32 Kbps $8 33-64 Kbps $15 65-96 Kbps $22 97-128 Kbps $27 Increase of $6 per 64 Kbps from 129-512 Kbps CIR
Simply offering the next port speed or a new feature will not suffice, as products purchased by the customer-of-the-future will look fundamentally different from those offered today.
Service providers require you to specify both an average or minimum bandwidth, known as the committed information rate (CIR), and a maximum port speed into the frame relay network.
The increase in port speed is intended to meet the growing bandwidth demands of these customers who leverage IX to obtain significant cost savings by eliminating the need for an intermediary network.
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Exfo stated that it added the Infrastructure Performance Suite to its BrixNGN product line as it allows the correlation of service-level KPIs with key infrastructure metrics like port speed and flow performance along with CPU, memory and interface utilization among others.
According to EXFO, it allows the correlation of service-level KPIs with key infrastructure metrics such as port speed and flow performance as well as CPU, memory and interface utilization, among others.