administrative distance


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administrative distance

(networking)
A rating of the trustworthiness of a routing information source set by the router administrator. In Cisco routers, administrative distance is a number between 0 and 255 (the higher the value, the less trustworthy the source).
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Development and maintenance services of green areas located in district 1 administrative distance.
This puts me at an administrative distance from central services.
It is, once againg, noticeable the opposition to the "Flat World" concept where geographic differences are irrelevant and administrative distances and consumer preferences differences are negligible.
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