Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
The AirPort system consists of the AirPort Card, which has a slot in iBook, and AirPort Base Station, which contains a 56K modem and a 10BASE-T Ethernet port for connecting to a phone line, cable or DSL modem or local area network for terrestrial Internet access.
The HP 9100C offers five-minute fast track installation, the HP Smart Compression Technology, Adobe Portable Document Format and an integrated LDAP address book manager and is available for GBP2,392 for the Ethernet 10Base-T version and GBP2,518 for Token Ring, 10Base-T Combo and 10/100Base-T versions.
Designed on a tiny PCB encased in a finger-sized blue translucent casing for direct plug and play, is fully compliant with Industry Standards IEEE 802.3 10Base-T and 802.3u 100BaseTX, providing 10/100 Mbps network connectivity with Category S UTP cable.