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Wide area networks (Xbkrw)

Definition
Computer networks that span a relatively large geographical area. A WAN typically consists of two or more local area networks (LANs). The largest WAN in existence is the Internet. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Computer networks (Xbkr)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Computer architecture (Xbkrb)
Internetworking (Telecommunication) (Xbkrd)
Computer network protocols (Xbkrf)
Internet (Xbkrj)
Intranet (Xbkrk)
Local area networks (Xbkrm)