Vendors Closing in On 1 Gbps
DSL vendors are using a variety of methods such as bonding several copper lines, creating virtual ones and using advanced noise cancellation to increase broadband over copper to several hundred megabits per second.
At the Broadband World Forum in Paris, Nokia Siemens Networks became the latest vendor to brag about its copper prowess. It can now transmit speeds of up to 825M bps over a distance of 400 meters, it said on Monday.
400 meters = 437.444 Yards
Roughly 4 and 1/3
See, Metrics isn't that bad.