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LAN

Local area network Informatics A computer network confined to a limited area, usually of the same floor or building. See Ethernet. Cf Internet, WAN.
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* Complex configuration--In general, setting up a LAN power sensor is simple, but it requires more steps than setting up a USB sensor.
LAN recently agreed to purchase 50 short-range Airbus A320 family aircraft, increasing its investment plan until 2018 to $7.70 billion from a previous estimate of $5.89 billion.
However, dual addressing (discussed earlier) causes a problem once again, because it was designed for systems in which machines would only connect to a LAN under the owner's control.
At these companies, the people responsible for supporting the LAN will also manage the SAN.
2) Seamless roaming between different medium connecting wireless LAN and a 3G network is realized through mobile IP technology (note 1*), enabling application to a broader network area.
Teletronics' high-power LAN Card (Model 11-136) provides WEP encryption (64 bit or 128 bit) and supports an external antenna with MMCX connector.
This supplies secure access to e-mail, internal LAN resources, Web resources and more from any remote computer.
The year 2002 was a great year for wireless LAN component manufacturers, with sales of wireless LAN chip sets growing strongly over the previous year, despite a very slow world economy and a slow semiconductor market in general.
To whip up a wireless LAN, you'll need to buy a wireless network access point, which connects to your network switch or gateway router and ties your card-carrying 802.11 devices together as a network.
THE Welsh part-bred horse groups' 2002 Premiere Champion is Lan Garth Darcy owned by ``Lizzel'' Winter from Chepstow.