Wide Area Network

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Wide Area Network

Also called WAN. A network that allows computers to connect to the Internet over an exceptionally large area, such as a metropolitan area, a region or even a country.
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Delay on our wide-area network connections to Asia has been a serious problem limiting the usability of applications hosted in our U.
26, 1999--Verilink Corporation (Nasdaq: VRLK), a supplier of access products that link corporate and wireless networks to the Internet and other wide-area network services, today announced FrameStart, its newest entree into the growing frame relay network market.
Olicom's wide-area network solutions have evolved to serve the unique availability requirements of our clients who -- with few exceptions -- have run their businesses on their networks for decades," said Andrew Sage, Olicom Regional Vice President.
Integrating disparate video clusters over the wide-area network required the ability to specify QoS and still ensure available bandwidth for other Internet and data services.
We are pleased to participate with Cascade in this demonstration which illustrates the benefits multivendor compatibility in IP switched wide-area networks," said Jeff Thermond, vice president of Systems Marketing at 3Com.
The award-winning FrameNode family of frame relay access device (FRAD) is specifically geared for IBM-based enterprises that are converging their mission-critical SNA and client/server wide-area networks onto private and public frame relay backbones.
com); Open Text 5, a full-text retrieval search engine for use by organizations in local- and wide-area networks, and the Internet; the Latitude document management system that enables an organization's users to find and view -- in native format -- documents in large collections stored on local- and wide-area networks and the Internet; and Internet Anywhere, a suite of integrated software applications designed to assist users with access to and use of the Internet.
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