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LAN

an abbreviation for local area network.

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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Until then, console management was restricted to private local LAN access using insecure reverse telnet sessions.
Using advanced read/write caching technology, Tacit Cache Appliances have the ability to serve the entire enterprise file data on the local LAN.
VLAN configuration allows software configuration of port-to-port access and network transfers, allowing construction of a firewall especially between WAN ports and all local LAN ports, protecting a customer's locally networked devices such as PCs, servers and IP phones.
Additionally, an industry standard 10/100Base-T Ethernet port is provided for seamless integration into the local LAN.
This middle layer application can run on the physical machine of your choice and is logically positioned between servers on your local LAN and your remote systems.
The VoiceHub 803RE is a broadband integrated access device for the customer premises that supports up to 24 analog phone lines, Ethernet connectivity to a local LAN, and a variety of wide area interfaces including T1 or xDSL.

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