Frame Relay Access Device

<communications> (FRAD) Hardware and software that turns packets from TCP, SNA, IPX, etc into frames that can be sent over a Frame Relay wide area network.

FRADs are a hot topic in data comms because companies like Netlink, Motorola, Stratacom are making lots of money out of them.

Last updated: 1995-11-17

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