home LAN

home LAN

(home Local Area Network) See home network.
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(J-COM) has deployed the Motorola SBG900J wireless cable modem gateway with integrated WLAN functionality for "J-COM Net Premier Home LAN" service.
If the southern sky is visible, broadband data is available and with it just about everything that can be done on the home LAN is extendible to the field.
If you have more than one PC and are tired of inserting floppies to share Files, you might consider a home LAN. It lets you share files among PCs by dragging and dropping them in Windows Explorer--and share a broadband connection, CD drives, and printers connected to other PCs.
I already have a home LAN for Internet access and file and print serving, and would welcome reduced administration complexity.
-- Conexant's CN7221 Home LAN physical-layer interface and analog front end (PHY/AFE): this 3.3v solution is fully compliant with industry-standard Home Phoneline Networking Alliance 1.0 specifications.
On the other end, the customer company would lease a T1 connection from the central office to the home LAN (local area network), and in effect put that remote worker on the network at speeds comparable to anyone in the home office.
Microsoft and Cisco will initially work on home LAN and broadband access solutions but Cushing didn't rule out the possibility of using Embedded NT in consumer devices.
* A home LAN (local area network) acts as the backbone for electronic devices and applications within a home.
But the home LAN goes well beyond computer-to-computer traffic.
According to VP Laurence Huntley, the service uses a dialup modem through its network to attach the mobile user to the home LAN. Equant is offering all kinds of network services that network managers used to have to do themselves: call centers, a public Lotus Notes service (so you don't have to have Notes servers--and we know what a bear those are to administer), extranets, and more.
"With always on internet connections, customers quickly become concerned with the potential for hacker intrusions into the PC or home LAN," says Anu Grover, product line manager at Hitron Technologies, "By integrating a firewall into the cable modem gateway, we build in needed security and provide the cable operators with an efficient way to overcome that customer concern."
Functioning as a transparent learning bridge, the N3 ETHERsetII modem can support a single PC or a multi-PC home LAN. In addition, the N3 ETHERsetII modem supports up to 18 kft reach on 24 AWG twisted pair and leaves bandwidth below 26 kHz available for diplexed voice service.