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Wide Area Network (WAN)
A wide area network (WAN) is a network that covers a broad area (i.e., any telecommunications network that links across metropolitan, regional, national or international boundaries) using leased telecommunication lines.
Local Area Network (LAN)
A local area network (LAN) is a computer network that interconnects computers within a limited area such as a home, school, computer laboratory, or office building, using network media
Personal Area Network (PAN)
A personal area network (PAN) is a computer network used for data transmission among devices such as computers, telephones and personal digital assistants.
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
User encryption and special tunnelling network protocols to enable them to connect securely over the internet
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