edge concentrator

edge concentrator

A device that connects a LAN to a high-speed backbone or switch such as an ATM switch. See edge device.
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The VLX300 Service Edge Concentrator from White Rock Networks, a provider of next-generation optical transport systems for metro networks, has been selected by Citynet, a facilities-based provider serving retail and wholesale customers in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest in the US.