The Realities of Networking CD-ROMs -
Wide Area Networks

What is a WAN?

LAN to LAN
An internetwork of networks

Remote Access
Remote Control: the remote user "takes over the keyboard" of a computer on the LAN.
Remote Node: the remote computer is connected to the LAN as if it were a node on the LAN.

Product Reviews:

Internet
The ultimate in "remote" or wide-area access

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Ka-Neng Au (au@newark.rutgers.edu)
http://www.rci.rutgers.edu/~au/workshop/cdromwan.htm
Updated June 8, 1998