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What is Metropolitan Area Network?

Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.” Edsger Dijkstra


It all began as a need to share resources. What existed as a concept and as an attempt to create first computer networks in the 1950’s, was achieved in the 1960’s by connecting few Universities. 827 more words

Network Admin

Dear Customer, you are responsible for installing power for our new FLASHWAVE 4100 that will be shared by all future customers in the building

Our IPVPN/ESIP provider is XO and they do appear on Tier 1 provider lists.  A lot of times we have to “Type 2” over LEC’s to get service into some of our locations.  136 more words


How Big Is Your WAN?

The name WAN might not be very familiar to those of you who are home users of IT however it is something that you use everyday. 572 more words


Computer Networks

Today lets explore computer networks and how they work. A network is a group of two or more computer systems linked together. One way to categorize the different types of computer network designs is by their scope or scale. 761 more words

Telehealth, Net Neutrality and A "New" Internet?

What does telehealth have to do with net neutrality? Both are the latest buzzwords and until recently, vaguely defined terms. Telehealth, although still evolving, generally entails all things involving patient care that require the transmission of data. 721 more words

Technology & Infrastructure


Down, I go slow, and sure, peace of mind, follows; azure. Wait and hear the swallows call, behind my back reserve enthrall. Once again I see the people, (Francis) calls’ rough sleepers. 42 more words


Part III Highjacked ISP + laptop demise + Birds Nest wrecked my phone service

Not to drag out this story of my technical snafus:

Hijacked WIFI…

Defunct laptop

Bird’s nest destroying my phone connection

Over the last five days various people helped me navigate the nexus of WIFI/laptop/birds/routers for which I am very grateful. 150 more words

Bird's Nest Interfere With Phone Lines