Lan Manager


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Lan Manager

(operating system)
Microsoft's OS/2-based network operating system. Developed in conjunction with 3Com, Lan Manager runs as a task under OS/2. Because of this, a file server may concurrently be used for other tasks, such as database services. It offers good mulitasking.

LAN Manager

(1) An earlier network operating system from Microsoft that ran as a server application under OS/2. Supporting DOS, Windows and OS/2 clients, LAN Manager was superseded by Windows NT Server, and parts of LAN Manager were used in Windows NT and 2000. See LAN Server.

(2) (Local Area Network manager) See network administrator.
References in periodicals archive ?
Lantronix has added support for Microsoft LAN Manager to its multiprotocol print and terminal servers.
It is fully compatible with the IBM 4033 LAN Connection, giving local area network (LAN) users access to IBM OS/2 LAN Server, Microsoft LAN Manager, Novell Netware and AIX networks.
Additional features include 3Com Wireless LAN Manager software, speeds up to 54 Mbps and Wi-Fi certification.
The included NETGEAR Wireless LAN Manager software enables customers to create profiles that reflect specific WLAN settings for each place customers may roam, be it the corporate network or home.
Utilizing the iConverter configuration options, an enterprise LAN manager, telecommunication carrier, ISP, CLEC, ILEC, or IXC can use the different chassis types to optimize their network design.
Our previous scheduler wasn't sophisticated enough to start the next batch job immediately, forcing us to add buffer time to ensure everything was completed before continuing with our job stream," said Russell Newton, LAN Manager for Blue Circle North America.
The iMarket database integrates information from dozens of data suppliers to include basic firmogaphic information, such as SIC code, number of employees, and annual sales, as well as more detailed data, including 35 million contact names and titles, such as chief engineer, financial controller, and LAN manager.
Software support includes: Microsoft, SCO Open Server/Desktop, SCO Xenix(R) System V, SCO UNIXWARE(R), Merge(R), WABI(R), MPX/SMP(R), Virtual Disk Manager and LAN Manager for SCO(R), ArcServ for SCO(R), SCO Doctor(R), Advanced File and Print Server(R), FastStart Products(R), X Vision Products(R), Caldera, Linux and TurboLinux.
Multi-User Solutions provides service and support for hardware and software vendors including Microsoft, SCO(R) Open Server/Desktop, SCO Xenix(tm) System V, SCO UNIXWARE(tm), Merge(tm), WABI(tm), MPX/SMP(tm), Virtual Disk Manager and LAN Manager for SCO(tm), ArcServ for SCO(tm), SCO Doctor(tm), Advanced File and Print Server(tm), FastStart Products(tm), X Vision Products(tm), Caldera(R), Linux(R), TurboLinux(R), 3COM(R), Compaq(R), Computone, DEC(R) (Compaq), Dell(R), Fujitsu(R), Gateway(R), Hewlett-Packard(R), IBM, Intel, Lexmark(R), Magnavox(R), NEC(R), Okidata(R), Panasonic(R), Samsung(R), Seagate(R), Sony(R), Texas Instruments(R) (HP), Toshiba(R), and U.
Software support includes: Microsoft, SCO Open Server/Desktop, SCO Xenix(TM) System V, SCO UNIXWARE(TM), Merge(TM), WABI(TM), MPX/SMP(TM), Virtual Disk Manager and LAN Manager for SCO(TM), ArcServ for SCO(TM), SCO Doctor(TM), Advanced File and Print Server(TM), FastStart Products(TM), X Vision Products(TM), Caldera, Linux and TurboLinux.
currently supports software including: SCO Open Server/Desktop, SCO Xenix(TM) System V, SCO UNIXWARE(TM), Merge(TM), WABI(TM), MPX/SMP(TM), Virtual Disk Manager and LAN Manager for SCO(TM), ArcServ for SCO(TM), SCO Doctor(TM), Advanced File and Print Server(TM), FastStart Products(TM), X Vision Products(TM), Microsoft and Caldera.