Hayes Microcomputer Products

Hayes Microcomputer Products was a U.S.-based manufacturer of modems. They are particularly well known for their Smartmodem, which introduced the ability to control the modem through commands sent in the data stream itself. The "smart modem" approach dramatically simplified operation, making modems a practical device for a much wider audience. Today almost all modems still use a variant of the Hayes command set introduced in the Smartmodem.

Read more about Hayes Microcomputer Products:  Early History, The Smartmodem, Competition, Higher Speeds and Increased Competition, V.32bis, Decline and Fall

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Hayes Microcomputer Products - Decline and Fall
... Hayes realized that changes in the telephone networks would eventually render the modem, in its current form, obsolete ... Hayes, having bet the company on a system that was never actually deployed, had no new products in the pipeline ... They entered Chapter 11 protection in November 1994, exiting in October 1995 as Hayes Corp ...

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