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legacy network

Typically refers to a network that is not based on the IP (TCP/IP) protocol. IPX, SNA, AppleTalk and DECnet are examples of legacy networks. See legacy LAN, IP network and IP on Everything.
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"These two legacy networks still represent the vast majority of process automation installations around the world.
Exactly the same answer; we continue to rely on the same insecure legacy network technologies.
The ability to automate a media provider's legacy network applications while allowing it to deploy next generation digital media applications within one platform enables media companies to refocus fiber and satellite content delivery between production facilities, affiliates and the last mile.
As a distributor of telecommunications and networking products, we are always educating ourselves on newt-gen equipment while supporting legacy networks. Our fiber optic product lines are a prime example of that.
The Chepstow-headquartered business specialises in trading second-hand telecoms infrastructure equipment globally,as well a recovering and recycling legacy network equipment deemed obsolete.
"HP has created the industry's most comprehensive SDN product portfolio as well as an open SDN ecosystem, which offers an environment for enterprises and partners to rapidly tune the network to their business and application needs." Legacy network rollout typically requires months of extensive 'human middleware' and customisation, according to HP, which delays potential application deployment and limits agility.
Legacy network rollout typically requires months of extensive 'human middleware' and customization, delaying potential application deployment while limiting agility.
Ericsson will operate the customer's legacy network, run field operations from locations throughout Slovakia and provide network maintenance.
Scheduled in two phases, the first phase will have Etisalat upgrade the bank's existing legacy network on leased line and Frame Relay for 94 ATMS with an IPConnect Solution.
'The transfer from Batelco's legacy network to NGN was achieved due to the company's pledge to provide services that complement the dynamic relationship between technological innovation and customer demand,' he added.
BUMED, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, is on a different legacy network. It will probably be an excepted legacy network because the BUMED network carries personal data related to medical and health.