Technology enabling the business of government

Local Area Network and Wide Area Network

In the GETS environment, the Resource Units (RUs) for LAN and WAN cover the cost of the Internet and the state’s wide area network, local area networks, wireless local area networks, virtual private networks (VPNs), and common network services like Internet Protocol (IP address services), cable and wiring, and network security.

Difference between LAN and WAN

This chapter explains those RUs and provides best practices that agencies can implement to right-size their use of GETS server services.

If you have any questions about the information provided in this chapter, please contact the Agency Relationship Manager (ARM) assigned to the agency.