local area network

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Synonyms for local area network

a local computer network for communication between computers

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Our broad offering of WAN and LAN adapters along with our HighWire family of communication controllers enable the delivery of cost-effective network connectivity interfaces across the full range of next generation networking systems.
wireless LAN adapter is easy to install and can communicate with DSSS
In addition to the ThinkPad 11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN Adapter, select notebooks in the T, R, X and Z Series will now offer the Intel Core2Duo 64-bit processor.
CAP allows users to trade in their current Xircom LAN adapter directly to Xircom and receive a discount of 50 percent off the suggested retail price of their new purchase.
Building upon that idea, we saw a need to lighten the load a bit by combining a USB Flash drive with a Wireless LAN adapter," said Jason Kamp, product manager for Kanguru Solutions.
SMC's products include LAN switches, hubs, LAN adapters, and network management software.
The CreditCard Ethernet+Modem adapter's wide compatibility and two-in-one function provides users with a more cost-efficient and flexible solution than separate LAN adapters and modems.
The latest addition to SBE's LAN Adapter family, the SBE boards enabled by the PLX PowerDrive HT7520 feature two ports of Gigabit Ethernet with Small Form Factor (SFF) LC type fiber connectors for industry-standard network connection, supporting 1000BASE-SX (short-haul) and 1000BASE-LX (long-haul) wavelength transceivers.
And Xircom backs all of its products with a five-year warranty, a money back compatibility guarantee and a 50% off trade-up offer on any PCMCIA or pocket LAN adapter.
NASDAQ: SBEI), a leading supplier of high performance OEM networking solutions, today announced it has been contracted to design and manufacture a custom LAN adapter combining Gigabit Ethernet and the next generation HyperTransport(TM) interface.
Xircom brings a legacy of pioneering PC portable networking, a 70 percent marketshare in the PC external LAN adapter segment and leadership in driving technology standards, specifically for wireless LANs and the Enhanced Parallel Port.
This program allows users to trade in their current Xircom LAN adapter directly to Xircom and receive a 50 percent discount from the list price of their new purchase.
The LAN Adapter Product family will begin with Gigabit Ethernet technology and in the future evolve into a variety of next generation interfaces that keep pace of high-speed IP backbone connections, including Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) and Packet over SONET (PoS).
list price), Xircom adapters are 15 to 25 percent less expensive than a separate LAN adapter and modem.
The Long-Distance LAN Adapter consists of software and a 16-bit network interface board that plugs into a single full-length expansion slot in desktop or portable computers.