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***Aufschalten*** von Informationskanälen


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04:57 Mar 4, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: ***Aufschalten*** von Informationskanälen
*Aufschalten**(?) von Informationskanäle auf die Netzwerk Infrastruktur der Deutschen Telekom.

Kann man das so sagen: The ***switching*** of data channels onto the network architecture of the Deutsche telekom

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na +1add-on, additionUlrike Lieder
natrunk offerUschi (Ursula) Walke
Vesna Zivcic
Alexander Schleber



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Brinkman defines
Aufschalten = offering, busy override
Your own suggestion "switching" is not wholly wrong and maybe even more understandavble, because in order to offer a communications channel it must be switched. Look at the further context and decide what you want to use.

Other simialr terms for youre info:
Aufschalteimpuls = busy verification tone
Aufschalteton = trunk offering tone
Aufschaltemeldung = trunk offering message

Alexander Schleber
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Aufschalten - to connect

Vesna Zivcic
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Davorka Grgic
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4 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
add-on, addition

In your particular context, aufschalten is synonymous with zuschalten, and can simply be translated as "add-on".

Ferretti, WB der Elektronik, Datentechnik und Telekommunikation, 2. Aufl., 2000, lists Aufschalten = add-on

One key innovation is the ability to dynamically add and remove information
channels without requiring a product upgrade. This technology allows ...

See if that would work for you. Hope it helps.

    Ferretti, WB Elektronik, Datentechnik und Telekommunikation
Ulrike Lieder
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agree  Stefanie Sendelbach: Yes, to add something into a network
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trunk offer

Aufschalten = TELECOM trunk offer

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Uschi (Ursula) Walke
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