An extranet is made up of a private group of computers that are not part of the same local area network (LAN) or wide area network (WAN) but whose members can all access information via a secure login. Businesses often have extranets to provide services and functionality to customers, clients, suppliers, etc.

By Sarah at UK Broadband Finder
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