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ALSO CALLED: Networks, Local Area Networks
DEFINITION: A local area network (LAN) is a group of computers and associated devices that share a common communications line or wireless link. Typically, connected devices share the resources of a single processor or server within a small geographic area (for example, within an office building). Usually, the server has applications and data storage that are shared in common by multiple computer users. A local  … 
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Oracle and F5 Reference Architechture for SOA
sponsored by F5 Networks
PRODUCT LITERATURE: This document details a solution blueprint developed by F5 and Oracle. It's purpose is to show how F5 and Oracle components work together to deliver a highly reliable and scalable platform for deploying Oracle Service Oriented Applications.
Posted: 28 Apr 2008 | Published: 22 Jun 2007

F5 Networks

REMOTE CONTROL: How to Reduce the Cost, Complexity and Risk of Managing Your Distributed IT Infrastructure
sponsored by Uplogix
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the requirements of managing a highly distributed IT environment and examines how new secure remote management solutions can drastically reduce the cost, complexity and risk of managing remote locations.
Posted: 18 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Uplogix

Change-ready Infrastructure Offers Ultimate Freedom: HP Virtual Connect
sponsored by PC Connection and HP
WHITE PAPER: HP Virtual Connect works with other virtualization products and technologies to provide virtual connections for your virtual machines, a complete solution and a roadmap to future solutions.
Posted: 16 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

PC Connection and HP

WAN Deduplication: Getting More by Sending Less
sponsored by Silver Peak
WHITE PAPER: Data deduplication is one of the most significant technologies to impact the storage community in recent years.
Posted: 02 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Silver Peak

Cisco Catalyst 3750 Series Switches
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
HARDWARE LISTING: The Cisco Catalyst 3750 Series Switch is an innovative product for midsize organizations and enterprise branch offices.
Posted: 28 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Managing PST Files from Discovery to the Archive - Free White Paper
sponsored by C2C Systems UK
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines some ideas, methods and applications for living with legacy .PST files and avoiding the creation of new ones. It will help you: -Assess the true facts about .PST files -Manage existing .PST files -Avoid the need for .PST
Posted: 08 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

C2C Systems UK

Hitting the Moving Target of Operational Excellence: Identifying and Obtaining the Information Needed for Continued Success
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents IDC’s framework for implementing operational excellence (opex) and helps the reader move toward an effective op ex implementation while avoiding potential pitfalls.
Posted: 31 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 May 2007

SAP America, Inc.

Niksun NetXperts Data Sheet
sponsored by NIKSUN
HARDWARE LISTING: NIKSUN NetXperts is a web based server side software module providing non-intrusive analysis and troubleshooting expertise.
Posted: 30 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2004

NIKSUN

Niksun NetDetector Data Sheet
sponsored by NIKSUN
HARDWARE LISTING: NetDetector seamlessly integrates with other NIKSUN products, 3rd-party applications and network devices to provide a rock-solid security solution.
Posted: 30 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

NIKSUN

Outlasting the Competition: Why High Availability Is Critical to Small and Mid-Sized Businesses
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle Database with Real Application Clusters is the best high availability database solution that provides the performance and reliability features required by today's SMB enterprises at a low entry cost.
Posted: 15 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Oracle Corporation

IPSEC VS. VPN: Transition Criteria and Methodology
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the differences between the VPN technologies and provides criteria for deciding whether you should replace your IPSec VPN with SSL VPN. It also presents a step-by-step, practical approach to implementing your replacement.
Posted: 15 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

SonicWALL

Remote Replication of an Oracle 10g Database Using Continuous Access/EVA
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: View this Webcast to learn best practices for deploying remote replication of an Oracle database. Discover how to properly manage replication so it will positively affect database performance.
Posted: 24 Oct 2007 | Premiered: Jul 12, 2007, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

Hewlett-Packard Company

Understanding the Network Impact on Application Load Testing
sponsored by Shunra Software
WHITE PAPER: Delivering an application without considering the target network is not sufficient for load testing. Read this white paper that details a new solution for testing to make sure that application performance is optimal across the board.
Posted: 22 Oct 2007 | Published: 22 Oct 2007

Shunra Software

Maximizing SAP NetWeaver Portal Performance
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Learn the performance challenges that IT departments face with feature-rich, high-volume corporate intranet portals and discover simple ways to improve response time by as much as 30% for a better overall user experience.
Posted: 10 Oct 2007 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Intel Corporation

Frontline Troubleshooting Best Practices for Wired and Wireless Networks
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WEBCAST: Learn best practices for frontline network troubleshooting. In this webcast, you will learn step-by-step techniques to help you troubleshoot both sides of the access point - 10, 100 and Gigabit, twisted pair and optical fiber...
Posted: 05 Oct 2007 | Premiered: Oct 5, 2007

Fluke Networks

Network Access Control: User and Device Authentication
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Networking has evolved to support both wired and wireless access, securing corporate networks from attack is even more essential. This white paper discusses how your organization can authenticate users and devices before they connect to the network.
Posted: 31 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2005

Intel Corporation

Optimizing WAN Performance for the Global Enterprise
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: WAN performance is critical to enterprise business around the globe. Read this white paper to learn the latest WAN optimization technologies, market products available for optimizations and analyst recommended WAN best practices.
Posted: 31 Aug 2007 | Published: 01 May 2006

Intel Corporation

LANsurveyor 10.0
sponsored by SolarWinds, Inc.
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Map your entire network in minutes! LANsurveyor automatically discovers and diagrams every device on your network to create a comprehensive, easy-to-view network topology map.
Posted: 16 Jul 2007 | Premiered: 13 Jul 2007

SolarWinds, Inc.

Beyond NAS: High Performance Workflow and Digital Archiving
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WEBCAST: View this Webcast to discover the advantages of this solution ? validated by the ESG lab.
Posted: 18 Jun 2007 | Premiered: Jun 18, 2007, 09:00 EDT (13:00 GMT)

Quantum Corporation

Cisco Customer Case Study on Panalpina Group: Shipping Firm Centralizes IT with Data Center Network and WAN
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Discover how one organization was able to reap major benefits - including one million dollars in savings - through centralizing their data center, WAN optimization and other strategies. Download this white paper today and learn exactly how they did it.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Seven Criteria for Sound Investment for WAN Optimization
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Choosing a WAN optimization solution can be a tough challenge. How do you maximize the benefits of WAN optimization and minimize TCO? This white paper can help. Discover seven major points to consider before investing in a WAN optimization solution.
Posted: 04 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Best Practices for Deploying LAN Security and NAC
sponsored by Nevis Networks
WHITE PAPER: Download this paper and discover best practices for planning and deploying a LAN Security solution. Learn about an integrated security strategy that provides reactive protection to identify and filter out malware attacks that infiltrate your network.
Posted: 05 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Nevis Networks

DigitalFilm Tree Gets Faster Post-Production in Diverse Workflows with StorNext
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
CASE STUDY: When deadlines are tight and speed is of the essence, you need data management software that makes data sharing faster and organizes effectively. Download this white paper and discover a new data management solution that does all this and more.
Posted: 28 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Aug 2006

Quantum Corporation

Benefits for Fibre Channel (FC) SANs
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: The growth of business data continues to explode along with the need to store it. Additional storage can be costly but Fibre Channel SAN's can save companies money, improve backup and simplified consolidation. Download to learn more.
Posted: 19 Dec 2006 | Published: 21 Sep 2006

NetApp

Top US Law Firm Delivers Quality Service While Containing Costs
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how a top 100 US law firm is leveraging Cisco WAAS to reduce bandwidth costs and optimize its WAN, to keep information flow among its offices fast, secure and easy.
Posted: 18 Dec 2006 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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LAN DEFINITION (continued): …  area network may serve as few as two or three users (for example, in a home network) or as many as thousands of users (for example, in an FDDI network). Major local area network technologies are:  Ethernet  Token Ring  FDDI   Ethernet is by far the most commonly used LAN technology. A number of corporations use the Token Ring technology. FDDI is sometimes used as a backbone LAN interconnecting Ethernet or Token Ring LANs. Another LAN technology, ARCNET, once the most commonly installed LAN technology, is still used in the industrial automation industry.Typically, … 
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