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  Network Rail - Home
Network Rail's 26 Strategic Routes are the foundation of the rail industry planning process.
Network Rail today published its financial results for the half-year which highlights the best train punctuality for a decade, strong and stable finances and a bigger focus on meeting growing demand.
Network Rail is pleased to launch the December 2007 to May 2008 National Rail Timetable on the web.
www.networkrail.co.uk   (163 words)

  
  Network - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Network theory, the applied mathematics counterpart of graph theory
Network (mathematics), a type of digraph in graph theory
Network effect, a characteristic that causes a good or service to have a value to a potential customer dependent on the number of customers already owning that good or using that service
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Network   (162 words)

  
 FHI - FHI's Quarterly Health Bulletin, "Network"
Network is designed to serve developing country health providers, health educators, policy-makers and the media.
This issue of Network describes the variety of means by which children, adolescents, and adults — men and women alike — are pressured to have sexual relations that they do not want.
This issue of Network, an overview of current thinking about integration, is the first of a series of publications, supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development, intended to encourage health professionals to ask questions or share their experiences in regard to service integration.
www.fhi.org /en/rh/pubs/network/index.htm   (2516 words)

  
 Network (film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Network is a 1976 satirical film about a fictional television network named Union Broadcasting System (UBS) and its struggle with poor TV ratings.
Network news anchor Howard Beale (played by Peter Finch) hosts the UBS Evening News, the nightly news program for the Union Broadcasting System, which has recently been suffering from abysmal ratings.
The film is a cynical look at the way networks make decisions about programming and the disdain that they show for their audiences.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Network_(movie)   (895 words)

  
 Network Externalities (Effects)
Network externality has been defined as a change in the benefit, or surplus, that an agent derives from a good when the number of other agents consuming the same kind of good changes.
The concept of network externality has been applied in the literature of standards, where a primary concern is the choice of a correct standard (Farrell and Saloner 1985, Katz and Shapiro 1985, Besen and Farrell 1994, Liebowitz and Margolis 1996).
Networks that serve niche markets well (such as wordprocessors specializing in mathematical notation), might not be significantly disadvantaged by network effects.
www.utdallas.edu /~liebowit/palgrave/network.html   (3533 words)

  
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Network VirusWall ™ Enforcer delivers new plug-n-protect network access control to protect the network against the fastest growing source of infection—the mobile and remote workforce.
This second generation Network VirusWall appliance controls network access by ensuring devices—managed or unmanaged, local or remote—comply with corporate security policies —before they can access the network.
Trend Micro™ Network VirusWall™ 300 is an outbreak prevention appliance designed to protect mission-critical devices (examples: ATMs, self-service kiosks, medical devices, etc.) from network worms and to clean up infections to keep worms from spreading.
www.trendmicro.com /en/products/network/overview.htm   (110 words)

  
 network - a definition from Whatis.com
In information technology, a network is a series of points or nodes interconnected by communication paths.
Networks can also be characterized in terms of spatial distance as local area networks (LANs), metropolitan area networks (MANs), and wide area networks (WANs).
Large telephone networks and networks using their infrastructure (such as the Internet) have sharing and exchange arrangements with other companies so that larger networks are created.
searchnetworking.techtarget.com /sDefinition/0,,sid7_gci212644,00.html   (166 words)

  
 Home Network Security
Because of this "shared-medium" topology, cable modem users may experience somewhat slower network access during periods of peak demand, and may be more susceptible to risks such as packet sniffing and unprotected windows shares than users with other types of connectivity.
Corporate and government networks are typically protected by many layers of security, ranging from network firewalls to encryption.
Network Address Translation (NAT) provides a way to hide the IP addresses of a private network from the Internet while still allowing computers on that network to access the Internet.
www.cert.org /tech_tips/home_networks.html   (5527 words)

  
 Howstuffworks "How Home Networking Works"
A home network is simply a method of allowing computers to communicate with one another.
The easiest, least expensive way to connect the computers in your home is to use a wireless network, which uses radio waves instead of wires.
For example, if you choose an Ethernet network and your computers came with network cards already installed, all you'll need to do is buy a router and cables and configure your computers to use them.
computer.howstuffworks.com /home-network.htm   (1247 words)

  
 Level 3 Commnications, Inc. - The Level 3 Network   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The network spans 23,000 intercity route miles and delivers services to customers in major markets across the United States and Europe.
The Level 3 Network was the first international network in the world built to be continuously upgradeable and fully optimized for Internet Protocol.
Because the network was constructed with multiple conduits, Level 3 can deploy new generations of optical fiber and equipment far more quickly and economically than its competitors – a critical capability in an era of rapid technological change.
www.level3.com /673.html   (227 words)

  
 Chapter 1: What is a Network?
Without a network, files are shared by copying them to floppy disks, then carrying or sending the disks from one computer to another.
Networkable versions of many popular software programs are available at considerable savings when compared to buying individually licensed copies.
One of the greatest benefits of installing a network at a school is the fact that all of the software can be loaded on one computer (the file server).
fcit.coedu.usf.edu /network/chap1/chap1.htm   (836 words)

  
 Domain Names, Domain Name Registration and Web Hosting | Network Solutions
Not only is Network Solutions a leader in the Web hosting and domain name industry today, we were the first domain name registration service ever established in 1993.
Network Solutions can give you the same caliber of professional Web design for a fraction of the price, and with an overlooked bonus -- stability.
Choosing Network Solutions, a long-time leader in small business solutions, will mean you never have to worry about tracking down your Web designer or being left with a website design and no support.
www.networksolutions.com   (701 words)

  
 Rolling Stone : Network : Review
Newscaster Howard Beale (Peter Finch) is the over-the-hill face of failing TV network UBS, and his last televised gasp is to refashion himself as "an angry prophet denouncing the hypocrisies of our times." Ratings spike upward, to the delight of Diana Christensen (Faye Dunaway), a monomaniacal exec who makes Ann Coulter resemble a dewy doe.
Network is one of the great screen satires of all time.
Network is a truthful movie and is the "Mr.Smith Goes To Washington" of satire and comedy.
www.rollingstone.com /reviews/dvd/_/id/9361326/rid/9363127   (431 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Network: DVD: Sidney Lumet,Faye Dunaway,William Holden,Peter Finch,Robert Duvall,Wesley Addy,Ned ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The first time I saw "Network" was on television about ten years ago, a supreme irony that became more and more amusing as the film progressed, and the powerhouse dialogue, performances, and set pieces captured my imagination unlike any other film.
Max has his own reasons for supporting Beale: the network is threatening to cut the budget of the news division in order to decrease the debt load, a decision they failed to notify Schumacher about beforehand.
One of the reasons "Network" was so well received by both film critics and movie-going audiences was because it possessed a certain quality that most films unfortunately lack -- intricate and involving characters in realistic situations.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00004RF9I?v=glance   (4178 words)

  
 Network (1976)
Network (1976) is director Sidney Lumet's brilliant criticism of the hollow, lurid wasteland of television journalism where entertainment value and short-term ratings were more crucial than quality.
Indignation toward the network executives by an unbalanced news-anchorman (Finch) ("I'm mad as hell, and I'm not going to take it anymore") is manipulated by ruthless VP programming boss (Dunaway) for further ratings.
In the middle of a drinking marathon on a nighttime street in Manhattan, Beale's boss and old friend and admirer Max Schumacher (William Holden), the head of the network news, speak together about their maverick days in the early 50s in the radio news business when television was just beginning.
www.filmsite.org /netw.html   (2013 words)

  
 What is network? - A Word Definition From the Webopedia Computer Dictionary
Introduction to networking, a run-through of networking terms and lingo, and descriptions of networking hardware.
This form of networking is useful for transferring files from a notebook computer to a desktop, transferring files to a new computer, or sharing a printer.
Outlines the principal networking technologies in general and the various solutions devised to support home networking in particular.
www.webopedia.com /TERM/n/network.html   (866 words)

  
 Network (1976)
'Network' is Paddy Chafesky's riveting and grim tale of the sleaze surrounding the American television industry.
One of the reasons 'Network' was so well received by both film critics and movie-going audiences was because it possessed a certain quality that most films unfortunately lack -- intricate and involving characters in realistic situations.
The network, UBS, has decided to fire an aging veteran news anchor, Howard Beale (Peter Finch), in an act of desperation to boost ratings.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0074958   (1170 words)

  
 Network+: Buy Network+ Training and Certification Exams - ExactQuestions.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is well known, and not disputed that having a Network+ certification tells your peers, colleagues and prospective employers that you have met a standard level of understanding and compliance relating to Comptia Technologies.
The Network+ certification demonstrates a candidate’s technical abilities in network administration and support, and validates your knowledge of media and topologies, protocols and standards, network implementation, and network support.
An Exactquestions Network+ Study guide, Q and A, or Testing Engine are not simply a good introduction to Comptia technologies and a foot in the door for an eventual Network+ certification.
www.exactquestions.com /Network-Plus.html   (507 words)

  
 Home : Network
If you have two or more network cards in your system this setting allows you to distribute the number of connections, or sessions among the adapters according to a randomizing algorithm.
A browser election is a normal network occurrence and provides a means to guarantee there is never more than one master browser present in a domain or workgroup.
Normally when you share a local resource on the network a hand icon is placed under the item to show it is shared.
www.winguides.com /registry/category.php/3   (544 words)

  
 The EnviroLink Network
The EnviroLink Network is a non-profit organization founded in 1991.
The EnviroLink Network is a non-profit organization which has been providing access to thousands of online environmental resources since 1991.
In partnership with LocalHarvest.org, the EnviroLink Network has created interactive maps of all of the US-based resources in its database.
www.envirolink.org   (245 words)

  
 Network   (Site not responding. Last check: )
A Telephone Line Company (TLC) is establishing a new telephone cable network.
Each of the next at most N lines contains the number of a place followed by the numbers of some places to which there is a direct line from this place.
These at most N lines completely describe the network, i.e., each direct connection of two places in the network is contained at least in one row.
acm.uva.es /p/v3/315.html   (319 words)

  
 Free Phylogenetic Network Software   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Network generates evolutionary trees and networks from genetic, linguistic, and other data.
Disclaimer: Network is provided free of charge but you are required to read our disclaimer and to cite us when publishing results.
Network is 1.2MB in size and runs on Windows 95, 98, NT, 2000, ME, XP and Mac Windows emulation.
www.fluxus-engineering.com /sharenet.htm   (102 words)

  
 Network+ Certification Training - Study Guides, Practice Exams, and Exam Vouchers
Network+ is an entry-level, vendor-neutral certification that you can achieve on your way to more advanced certifications, such as the Microsoft MCSE and EC-Council CEH.
The Network+ designation is achieved by passing one conventional format exam that covers topics including: media and topologies, protocols, standards, network implementation, and network support.
This article looks at the fundamentals of Network+ certification, the benefits of being Network+ certified, the exam content and things candidates need to know, the topic wightings and exam objectives, and finally, offers tips on how to best prepare for the Network+ exam.
www.cramsession.com /certifications/comptia/network.asp   (659 words)

  
 Network+ Certification Training BootCamp Exam Questions - TestKing   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Testking CompTIA Network+ training materials and practice exams are the perfect supplement to your existing Network+ Exam education.
Each Network+ training tool and resource is designed specifically with the end-user in mind.
And regardless of your delivery method, any Network+ boot camp is more reliable and based on fact than Network+ braindump sites and the Network+ braindumps they offer.
www.testking.com /Network-Plus-certification-training.htm   (365 words)

  
 CompTIA Network+® Certification
It is an international, vendor-neutral certification that recognizes a technician's ability to describe the features and functions of networking components and to install, configure and troubleshoot basic networking hardware, protocols and services.
Although not a prerequisite, it is recommended that CompTIA Network+ candidates have at least nine months of experience in network support or administration or adequate academic training, along with a CompTIA A+ certification.
The demand for skilled network support professionals continues to grow, and CompTIA Network+ is a valuable credential to help start or enhance a networking career.
certification.comptia.org /network   (328 words)

  
 Apple - Mac OS X - Networking
Tiger also offers Bonjour, a standards-based networking technology that automatically connects electronic devices on a network.
Your Mac will connect automatically to the nearest network, or you can create and rank a preferred list of wireless networks so you join only those you prefer.
And if you are using a network based on an AirPort Extreme or AirPort Express wireless hub, Mac OS X Tiger gives you even more control.
www.apple.com /macosx/features/networking   (822 words)

  
 Network Economics
An electronic-based refereed journal that publishes papers on the economics of network industries that have the primary purpose of reviewing, surveying, or providing a fresh perspective on existing literature.
Economists say that a network externality exists when the amount that one party is willing to pay for access to a network depends on who or how many other parties are connected to it.
The paper addresses the problem in terms of measurable criteria that can be used to examine the feasibility of unit investments in networking at national, regional or local levels.
www.sims.berkeley.edu:8000 /resources/infoecon/Networks.html   (800 words)

  
 Network - Reviews and free downloads at Download.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Perform an inventory of your Windows network and number thousands of PCs.
Monitor critical network resources and detect system failures or performance problems.
Copyright ©1995-2006 CNET Networks, Inc. All rights reserved.
www.download.com /Network/3150-2085_4-0.html   (149 words)

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