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    The Frame Relay LMI (Local Management Interface) spec is defined by what companies or organizations? What are the functions it can provide?

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    Frame Relay is a high performance WAN protocol that operates at the Physical and Data Link layers of the OSI model. Frame Relay originally was designed for use across ISDN interfaces. Today, it is used over a variety of other network interfaces as well.

    Frame Relay is an example of a packet-switched technology. Packet-switched networks enable end stations to dynamically share the network medium and the available bandwidth. Variable-length packets are used for more efficient and flexible transfers. These packets then are switched between the various network segments until ...

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    This response discusses the functions of the Frame Relay LMI (Local Management Interface) and its spec.