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Related to computer network: Internet, network topology
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Noun1.computer network - (computer science) a network of computerscomputer network - (computer science) a network of computers
Intelnet - a computer network similar to but separate from the internet; devoted to the dissemination of information to and for the Intelligence Community
cyberspace, internet, net - a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
intranet - a restricted computer network; a private network created using World Wide Web software
LAN, local area network - a local computer network for communication between computers; especially a network connecting computers and word processors and other electronic office equipment to create a communication system between offices
electronic network, network - (electronics) a system of interconnected electronic components or circuits
client, guest, node - (computer science) any computer that is hooked up to a computer network
server, host - (computer science) a computer that provides client stations with access to files and printers as shared resources to a computer network
WAN, wide area network - a computer network that spans a wider area than does a local area network
World Wide Web, WWW, web - computer network consisting of a collection of internet sites that offer text and graphics and sound and animation resources through the hypertext transfer protocol
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
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If you haven't taken the time to consider the threats/risks to your computer network resources take the time to do so in the very near future.
With some minor configuration modifications, the computer network in the lab can be sub-divided into multiple, smaller networks of computers, and then integrated back into a single network.
The industry as a whole is now embracing the new VoIP technology, which is a broad-based term that involves taking a traditional phone system and converting the phone to an IP device that can be plugged into a computer network.
Computer Network Technology Corporation provides high-performance networking solutions for Web-to-host integration, high-speed data access, and the creation of Storage Area Networks.
In pursuit of the unknown intruder, NCIS compiled evidence that resulted in the first-ever issuance of a court order permitting the interception of electronic communications against an unknown subject on a computer network.
That section makes it a felony to use computer networks to display, in a way accessible to minors, material that depicts or describes, "in terms patently offensive as measured by contemporary community standards, sexual or excretory activities or organs.
Scholastic Network, a new computer network designed specifically for students and teachers, features many activities related to stories in Science World.
In September, the Society launched the "National Multiple Sclerosis Society Forum" on one of the nation's leading personal computer networks, America Online.
The Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CNIC, CAS) is a subsidiary research institute of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), engaged mainly in the construction, operation and supporting service of informatization of CAS, R&D of computer network technology, database technology as well as scientific engineering computation.
In addition, the project represents an important part of an effort to develop a national research and education computer network (SN: 6/18/88, p.
Evolve Technologies will ensure our network runs smoothly, by providing Element H2O with a custom preventative maintenance program to effectively manage our computer network.

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