Local Area

Some articles on local area, area, local, areas:

Kincraig Lake Ecological Reserve - Ashfield Pond and Local Area
... There are a number of ponds of various sizes in the surrounding area including Ashfield pond (53°51′30″N 3°01′43″W / 53.8582°N 3.0286°W / 53.8582 -3.0286 ... of a Community Heritage Project for the local area and Ashfield pond ... being to "restore the pond and surrounding area, research and record history of the local area, promote a greater awareness amongst local residents of the historical and ...
EGranary Digital Library
... permission) and delivering them to partner institutions in underserved areas of the world, this digital library delivers fast access to educational ... are delivered from Web servers connected to intranet local area networks (LANs) in the subscriber institutions ... By caching and serving educational resources via a local area network, the eGranary Digital Library can reduce an organization's Internet costs—potentially helping them to save tens ...
OSI Model - Description of OSI Layers - Layer 2: Data Link Layer
... media, characteristic of wide area media in the telephone system ... Local area network architecture, which included broadcast-capable multi-access media, was developed independently of the ISO work in IEEE Project 802 ... link protocols such as Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP), and, on local area networks, the IEEE 802.2 LLC layer is not used for most protocols on the Ethernet, and on other local area networks ...

Famous quotes containing the words area and/or local:

    ... nothing is more human than substituting the quantity of words and actions for their character. But using imprecise words is very similar to using lots of words, for the more imprecise a word is, the greater the area it covers.
    Robert Musil (1880–1942)

    Back now to autumn, leaving the ended husk
    Of summer that brought them here for Show Saturday
    The men with hunters, dog-breeding wool-defined women,
    Children all saddle-swank, mugfaced middleaged wives
    Glaring at jellies, husbands on leave from the garden
    Watchful as weasels, car-tuning curt-haired sons
    Back now, all of them, to their local lives....
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)