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network entity title (NET)

In an ISO network architecture, the NetworkEntity Title (NET) represents the network addresses used in conjunction with connectionlessnetwork protocols, Connectionless Network Services

(CLNS). NET is used to identify the network layer of a system without affecting any particular transport layer

. NET can be used toaddress Intermediate Systems (IS) such as routers

. A NET address can have three different structures: As an 8-octet ID format, as an OSI NSAP format, or as a GOSIP NASP format, Network Service Access Point (NSAP).

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Updated at: 07.07.2011
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