subnet address

subnet address

The subnet portion of an IP address. In a subnetted network, the host portion of an IP address is split into a subnet portion and a host portion using an address mask (the subnet mask).
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least one-fourth of subnet address blocks unassigned and in reserve for future
NetFlow Application Pack - Collects Cisco NetFlow Data Export to provide information on traffic volume per application, Autonomous System, and subnet address.
This utility allows the user to input basic network information, such as loading of the IP address, naming of the host and gateway, subnet address assignment and initial cache configuration.
This GUI utility allows the user to input basic network information, such as loading of the IP address, naming of the host and gateway and subnet address assignment.
To simplify the installation and operation of a Linux Internet infrastructure solution, Dell offers the PowerApp Kick-Start Utility, a simple network configuration tool that allows the user to input basic network information, such as loading of the IP address, naming of the host and gateway and subnet address assignment.
This breakthrough means that networks can now route or switch frames within or across subnet boundaries without the bottlenecks created by processor-based devices, giving users high-performance networking regardless of the location or subnet address of a network resource.
For cell-based backbones, Madge plans to implement multilayer switching via the emerging ATM Forum standard for Multi-Protocol Over ATM (MPOA), which enables ATM networks to provide direct switched connections between and among IP stations and edge switches, regardless of the IP subnet address.