De-Militarised Zone

De-Militarised Zone

(networking)
(DMZ) (From the military term for an area between two opponents where fighting is prevented) DMZ Ethernets connect networks and computers controlled by different bodies. They may be external or internal. External DMZ Ethernets link regional networks with routers to internal networks. Internal DMZ Ethernets link local nodes with routers to the regional networks.

Compare red zone.
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The border was also the most densely mined place on earth after the De-Militarised Zone on the Korean peninsula.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The leaders of Russia and Turkey agreed to establish a de-militarised zone in Syria's Idlib province, in a move that ostensibly puts on hold a threatened all-out assault by government forces on Syria's last militant bastion.
As there is no peace treaty between North and South Korea, Friday's talks were held in the "Panmunjeom" de-militarised zone that separates the two nations.
The guarantor-states virtually divided the territory into several parts, one of which east of Abul-Duhur air-base A was to become a de-militarised zone. But given that Hay'at Tahrir al-ShamA and ISIS militants were still operating there, it was probably to beA mopped up over time.
A group of us hired a taxi and we spent the day driving around the city, eating in local restaurants away from the tourist areas, looking at palaces, and then drove up to the de-militarised zone.
Even after the conclusion of this war, Korea remained divided into two mutually antagonistic states, separated by a heavily fortified 'De-Militarised Zone' (DMZ).
Houghton Street was one of the first to become traffic-free, the yellow peril was extended and I know that one day I will be parking in a de-militarised zone sandwiched between Liverpool and Bootle for the long trek to the office.
And soon after the US told the weapons inspectors to leave Iraq, a convoy of UN vehicles, believed to be carrying observers from the de-militarised zone, was seen driving south, away from the Iraqi border town of Umm Qasr, towards Kuwait C i t y.
"In the World Cup, we were given the option of playing golf one day or visiting the De-Militarised Zone on the border between North and South Korea.
Radio commentary of this afternoon's match will be blared across the de-militarised zone which still separates the two countries using giant loudspeakers.
If there is cause for hope, it is in the thawing of relations between North and South Korea across the De-Militarised Zone, and there now seems to be a genuine desire, if not for outright peace, then certainly for better communication and more cooperation and coordination between Pyongyang and Seoul.
There he gets involved in a high speed hovercraft chase across a minefield in the de-militarised zone separating North and South Korea which is as exciting as any previous Bond chase.