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What does VLAN stand for?

VLAN stands for Virtual Local Area Network

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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One very useful feature that has emerged with switching technology in the WAN and LAN is the ability to create Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and Virtual Local Area Networks (VLANs).
Scalability - patent-pending Learning Virtual Connection (LVC) functionality for a unique but standards-based approach to overcoming Ethernet virtual local area network (VLAN) scalability issues when interworking with ATM, particularly in DSL aggregation-including support for DSL Forum's WT-101.