Networking TLA's and ETLA's
Three-Letter Acronym (TLA)
- LAN: Networks are often called LANs, short for local area network. LAN consists of home computers, mobiles, tablets that are connected to network directly via cable or wirelessly.
- WAN: The second TLA in this book is WAN. The WAN is part of the network that connects to the Internet. WAN stands for wide area network.