BPS

Definition(s)

Bits per second

 

  • In data communications, bits per second (abbreviated bps or bit/sec) is a common measure of data speed for computer modems and transmission carriers. As the term implies, the speed in bps is equal to the number of bits transmitted or received each second. 1

 

Notes

  1. TechTarget definition, bits per second (bps or bit/sec), http://searchnetworking.techtarget.com/definition/bits-per-second