One of the most detailed explanations if I ever saw one...
So, to sum up, in general PSD masks are used to reduce interference/crosstalk. For each frequency there is a PSD mask applied (according to the DSL tech used) and is implemented in the "last mile".
Am I correct?
The mask covers all frequencies in the service, but has specific parameters at each point and those are applied.
Imagine having a piece of card with a hole cut in it - the mask. This is placed over the frequency/power plot and checked to ensure everything lies with the area defined by the hole - anything outside then needs to be rectified.
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