Local Area

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EGranary Digital Library
... with permission) and delivering them to partner institutions in underserved areas of the world, this digital library delivers fast access to educational ... These materials are delivered from Web servers connected to intranet local area networks (LANs) in the subscriber institutions ... 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 of thousands of dollars every year ...
Kincraig Lake Ecological Reserve - Ashfield Pond and Local Area
... 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), Dumfries Place pond (53°51′09″N 3°01′25″W ... Neighbourhood Play Steering Group as part of a Community Heritage Project for the local area and Ashfield pond ... The projects aim 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 ...
OSI Model - Description of OSI Layers - Layer 2: Data Link Layer
... and point-to-multipoint 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 ... 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:

    During the Civil War the area became a refuge for service- dodging Texans, and gangs of bushwhackers, as they were called, hid in its fastnesses. Conscript details of the Confederate Army hunted the fugitives and occasional skirmishes resulted.
    —Administration in the State of Texa, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    The country is fed up with children and their problems. For the first time in history, the differences in outlook between people raising children and those who are not are beginning to assume some political significance. This difference is already a part of the conflicts in local school politics. It may spread to other levels of government. Society has less time for the concerns of those who raise the young or try to teach them.
    Joseph Featherstone (20th century)