Ethernet

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Ethernet

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.
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Installation of the ThinNET Solution is easy and requires minimal additional hardware purchase by the company.
In addition, a BNC connector provides support for a thinnet connection, allowing up to 30 devices (hubs or PCs, Macs or workstations) to be joined via standard coaxial cable and T- connectors.
For smaller installations, or for cost-effective, space-saving expansion, including extra ports in a remote office without the expense of running more lines, FOCUS introduces the Hub9 C, a super-compact Ethernet hub providing 8, 10BaseT ports and 1 thinnet port (BNC).
Another model, NETPrint/51 (NETS51E/N), is available for 10Base2 Thinnet networks.
This optional modular backbone port supports the following media connections; AUI, thinnet (BNC), UTP (RJ45) and fiber (10BASE-FL).
Ironically, the same statement could be made about fiber--if not for the jump a decade ago from thinnet coax to fiber.
The Henry V plays are so rich in event and so thick with drums, excursions, and declamation that they leave little opportunity for reflection, while Richard II and the succeeding histories offer much thinnet plots and consequently conserve space for their major figures to discuss and display emotion (Turner 28).
And we hadn't even seen him-- an old man, barefoot, with a fierce white bristle of mustache, in patched denim faded almost to the color of skim milk, small, thinnet even than the son, standing at the edge of the worn gallery, holding a shotgun across his middle and shaking with fury or perhaps with the palsy of age.