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remote bridge

A device that connects two LAN segments together that are in geographically dispersed locations. It connects LANs via a WAN. See bridge.
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The hotel is located on the southern edge of the village overlooking the River Tees and includes its own island, which is accessible by a remote bridge.
Each remote bridge can then connect to a remote Ethernet network using an ordinary Ethernet connector and communicate with the central network via signals to the base unit at the central site.
The product includes a DS.11 base unit, which acts as the central site of a point-to-multipoint network, and a DS.11 remote bridge, which connects to an individual remote LAN.