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data transfer rate
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The speed with which data can be transmitted from one device to another. Data rates are often measured in megabits (million bits) or megabytes (million bytes) per second. These are usually abbreviated as Mbps and MBps, respectively.

Another term for data transfer rate is throughput.



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  Comparison of computer and telecommunication speeds and bandwidths
Contains a table outlining the data transfer rate, physical medium deployed, and the common application of popular carrier technologies. Updated on Apr 22, 1998

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