remote wake-up

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remote wake-up

The ability for the power in a client machine to be turned on by the network. Remote wake-up enables software upgrading and other management tasks to be performed on users' machines after the work day is over. It also enables remote users to gain access to machines that have been turned off. Intel calls remote wake-up "Wake-on-LAN."
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Our corporate customers who have tens of thousands of computers in their networks can complete Wake-on-LAN preparation steps including MAC addresses collection within only a few minutes.
1 is an option to define target PCs for Wake-on-LAN tasks using an Active Directory query.
The commercial version allows full automation of Wake-on-LAN operations.
Our Wake-on-LAN solution is targeted at implementing WOL in corporate networks.
Support Wake-On-LAN (Magic Packet, Wake-Up-Frame, Link-On, Link-Off)
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The low power Wake-On-LAN (WOL) mode meets the stringent standby power requirements of the PC99 industry standard.
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Plus Ethernet and Wake-on-LAN and other power management functions like backlight turnoff.
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