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ESP

(1) (Enhanced Service Provider) An organization that adds value to basic telephone service by offering such features as call-forwarding, call-detailing and protocol conversion.

(2) (E-tech Speedy Protocol) A proprietary protocol of E-Tech Research used in its modems.

(3) (Electronic Still Photography) Digitizing and transmitting images over a telephone line. See slow scan TV.

(4) (Emulex SCSI Processor) A proprietary chip used in Emulex's SCSI disk controller.



slow scan TV

The transmission of still video frames over telephone lines. Not real-time transmission, it takes several seconds to transmit one frame. Also called "electronic still photography."



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