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Lan

LAN, or Local Area Network, is a computer network that connects computers and devices in a limited geographical area such as home, school, computer laboratory or office building

Wan

A Wide Area Network (WAN) is a telecommunication network that covers a broad area (i.e., any network that links across metropolitan, regional, or national boundaries).

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"Wan is less stable than lan"

from question "Writing client-server application in global network"

"Even if all the traffic resides on the same network the client traffic will have been throttled by your wan capacity which is always less than your lan capacity"

from question "Decentralized load balancing via UDP"

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"Lan is more or less stable wan can be with network issues like"

from question "Writing client-server application in global network"

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