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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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Asteroid also works with partners to deliver IXPs in other parts of the world.
It may be added that, an Internet Exchange Point (IXP) is a physical infrastructure through which Internet Service Providers (ISPs) and Contact Delivery Networks (CDNs) exchange internet traffic between their networks (autonomous systems).
By examining the two resilience metrics from the analysis results, we come to a conclusion that the inter-domain routing system is robust under our simulated IXP regional failure scenario.
De este modo, si se tiene en cuenta la DE, los indices que exceden en mas de 1 punto a los del grupo control son SxP, IxP, IRMxP e IExP, y poseerian un grado alto de significacion.
"The whole operation struck me as amateurish." Under the section marked Core Values, IXP's website boasts: "As a world's leading provider of immigration solutions, we are responsible for the dreams and futures of thousands of people each year."
The Kinshasa IXP (KINIX) was funded through the Internet Society's community grants and managed by the DRC ISP Association (ISPA-DRC), as part of its DRC-IX project, which aims to establish IXPs in Kinshasa, Lubumbashi and Goma.
Transaction costs have been further reduced by the widespread use of multilateral agreements, in which many carriers at an IXP join a single agreement, rather than negotiating bilateral agreements with the other parties.
After evaluating the benefits of Extreme Networks switches versus the comparable core switches from competition, Extreme Networks' switches were deployed across Gateway Gulf's IXP.
"If I am sending you an email while I am an IDM user and you are a Cyberia user, my email would go to New York or London and come back to Lebanon if IXP is not used.
The London Interact Exchange (LINX), one of the world's largest exchange points, announced today that ISPs and NSPs can explore in advance the business advantages of peering through an Internet exchange point (IXP).
L2 Internet exchange Point (IXP) using a BGP Route Reflector.
Named IXP Inc., the captive was initially formed to cover a portion of the REIT's earthquake insurance coverage for its San Francisco-area properties.