network architecture


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Noun1.network architecture - specification of design principles (including data formats and procedures) for creating a network configuration of data processors
spec, specification - a detailed description of design criteria for a piece of work
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Students of network architecture and teachers assigning reading will find PATTERNS IN NETWORK ARCHITECTURE an excellent survey which takes a different approach to solving network architecture issues.
The patented technology upon which the AMDS Connect network architecture is based allows for Internet-based programming of the network and meter endpoints, as needed.
The combination of application-driven customer demand factors and telecom network architecture is being targeted with the enormous capital returns generated by Ethernet in the enterprise space.
Based on the Sensimesh distributed mesh network architecture, the H900 Wireless SensorNet System enables inexpensive low power sensor nodes to communicate directly with one another, in either full mesh, partial mesh, or hub and spoke configurations.
The new MediaHawk is designed to operate optimally in both a distributed network architecture, minimizing network transport infrastructure requirements and system costs, and a centralized network architecture, minimizing physical space requirements and incremental facility costs.
Soni Jiandani at Cisco Systems noted in a written statement: "The OSN initiative mirrors a core Cisco value delivery of open, standardsbased systems, like Gigabit Ethernet and IP, that provides customers with the flexibility to create the network architecture best suited to their changing needs.

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