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Span

To cover all contingencies within a specified range.

Span

A unit of length equivalent to nine inches.
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20 April 2017 - US-based SaaS data protection company Spanning Cloud Apps LLC has been acquired by affiliates of venture capital and private equity firm Insight Venture Partners, the company said.
Riverstone's Rapid Ring Spanning Tree Protocol (RRSTP) solution optimizes rapid spanning tree technology for ring topologies to significantly improve network resiliency on Ethernet rings.
The new features include Layer 2 and Layer 3 access control lists, IronSpan(TM) for improved Spanning Tree Protocol performance, Foundry's IronClad Quality of Service, and BGP4 and OSPF routing enhancements.