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local LAN

(local Local Area Network) The network in the immediate proximity. Since LAN means "local" area network, the term is redundant unless it is used to contrast with a LAN in another department or building. See local network and LAN.
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Battalions require a file server on their local LAN both in Garrison and on deployments for rapid collaboration and continuity in data between garrison and deployment environments.
It is usually broadcast using the local LAN broadcast address but may be directed to a known router to learn the contents of its routing table.
The WiFi router is connected by means of the local LAN to the IP camera and the IP relay.
The ipLDK60 offers analog, digital and VoIP capabilities, a capacity of up to 48 extensions and an interface for connection with local LAN Ethernet networks and incorporates services such as voicemail, self-help and conference mode.
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