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nap

Sleep disorders An episode of sleep outside of the principal sleep period. See Driver fatigue, Sleep deprivation, Sleep disorders.

nap

(nap)
1. To slumber.
2. A short sleep; a doze. See: sleep

power nap

A colloquial, humorous term for a nap taken during work for refreshment before resuming one's work.
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The long distance from private or public peering points is an additional obstacle to overcome for the rural ISPs.
Or if performance is the top priority, they may prefer private peering or transit to public peering.
By operating the primary public peering points for the major Internet networks, Equinix is the definitive leader in network and content traffic exchange in the US and Asia Pacific," said Phil Koen, President and Head of Asia-Pacific for Equinix.
Internap's route control technology enables customers to avoid the congestion of public peering points and bottlenecks that routinely arise within the networks of any single carrier," said Ali Marashi, Chief Technology Officer at Internap.
Internap's dynamic routing allows our customers' web sites to avoid congestion at public peering points and bottlenecks that routinely arise within the networks of any single carrier," he said.
Adding a public peering infrastructure to our interconnection options gives everyone here a new and more cost effective way to exchange traffic with one another.
Switch and Data, the leading provider of neutral interconnection and colocation services, today announced the expansion of its MetroPAIX Layer 2 public peering fabric into their facility located at 524 Stockton Avenue, San Jose, California.