One or more computers linked together. Also a communications link for users between different geographical locations.
Network is slang for to treat every encounter with everyone as a possibility to establish a business contact.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZN.HTM
An affiliation of providers through formal and informal contracts and agreements. Networks may contract externally to obtain administrative and financial services. A list of physicians, hospitals and other providers who provide health care services to the beneficiaries of a specific managed care organization. See also IDS, PPO, PHO or Hospital Alli...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20102
A set consisting of (a) stations for which geometric relationships have been determined and which are so related that removal of one station from the set will affect the relationships (distances, directions, coordinates, etc.) between the other stations; and (b) lines connecting the stations to show this interdependence.Found on http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/sea/swces/products/glossary.htm
A group of computers that are connected in some fashion. Most school networks are known as LANs, or Local Area Networks, because they are networks linking computers in one small area. The Internet could be referred to as a WAN, or a Wide Area Network, because it connects computers in more than one local area.Found on http://www.mantex.co.uk/samples/glo-4.htm
A model representing the interconnected elements through which some form of resource can be transmitted or will flow.
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A set of informal and formal social ties that links people to each other.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20212
- an intricately connected system of things or people 2. [n] - communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same program simultaneously 3. [n] - an interconnected or intersecting configuration or system of components 4. [v] - communicate with and within a groupFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=network
a web of social ties that links people who identify and interact little with one another
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Communications link between computers and peripherals. See LAN, WAN
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(Digital cameras and photo printers) The connection of several individual computers to aid data exchange and communication.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20472
(NETWORK GLOSSARY) A collection of computers and other devices that are able to communicate with each other over some network medium.Found on http://www.instrument-net.co.uk/newworkglossary.html
A communications system that links two or more computers. May be as simple as a cable strung between two computers a few feet apart, or as complex as hundreds of thousands of computers around the world linked through fiber optic cables, phones lines, and satellites.
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Interconnection of local (LAN) or distributed (WAN) computer systems to allow sharing of resources, provide messaging, etc.
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A computer network is used to connect all types of computers and related things such as terminals, printers and modems. There are local area networks (LANs) that exist in a limited geographical area such as an office or building, or wide area networks (WANs) that connect computers over large geographic areas, perhaps even internationally.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20546
a means of connecting a number of computers together so that they can share data and the use of peripherals - there a number of types LAN and WAN - if you connect two computers together you get a network - if you connect 10 computers together you get a network - if you connect 10 networks together you get a network - if you connect 10 million netwo...Found on http://www.archivemag.co.uk/
A broadcast service, usually covering a large geographic area, composed of a number of TV stations that broadcast a mixture of central 'network' and regional/local programming and/or advertising. Many different types of network exist in terms of ownership ties, programming and commercial agreements, management structures and market coverage. Affili...Found on http://www.agbnielsen.net/glossary/glossaryQ.asp?type=alpha&jump=none
The connection of 2+ computers allowing data sharing between each. For example, allowing a machine access to another machines hard drive. There are two types:Found on http://www.amigahistory.co.uk/n.html
Any time you connect 2 or more computers together for the purpose of sharing resources, you have a computer network.
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Two or more organisations or individuals engaged in a common pattern of information exchange through communications links
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A configuration of two or more computers linked to share information and resources.
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A group of computers that are connected to each other by communications lines to share information and resources. Found on http://www.flowmeterdirectory.com/flowmeter_technical_glossary/flowmeter_te
A graph with vertices and edges. In a network a vertex is a point that represents an object. The edge is a connection between vertices.
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A collective term used for computers, which are linked together using electronic (cable), optical (fibre optic) and/or wireless (infra red and radio) media.Found on http://www.ft.com/dbglossary
Net'work` noun 1.
A fabric of threads, cords, or wires crossing each other at certain intervals, and knotted or secured at the crossings, thus leaving spaces or meshes between them. 2.
Any system of lines or channels interlacing or crossing like the fabric of a net; as, a network
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