single-attachment station

Definitions

Computing

  • noun
    (written as single attachment station)
    a station with only one port through which to attach to the network; SAS stations are connected to the FDDI ring through a concentrator.

Electronics

  • Within a dual-ring FDDI network, a node which a connection to one of the rings, usually the primary ring. Its abbreviation is SAS.
  • acronymSAS
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