Local Area

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Kincraig Lake Ecological Reserve - Ashfield Pond and Local Area
... 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), Dumfries Place pond (53°51′09″N 3 ... 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 environmental value ...
EGranary Digital Library
... delivering them to partner institutions in underserved areas of the world, this digital library delivers fast access to educational materials including video, audio, books ... These materials 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 of thousands of dollars ...
OSI Model - Description of OSI Layers - Layer 2: Data Link Layer
... point-to-point 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 ... window, is present in data 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 ...

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