LAN Times

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LAN Times was a print and online information journal dedicated to covering issues of technology and network computing, including local area network information. The publication was headquartered in San Mateo, California,[1] and published print journals as well as online articles from 1988 to 1999.

The publication featured an online help forum for network administrators, and published a variety of books on computer networking.[2] It was published on a biweekly basis.[3]

It was published by the McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. until May 1998, when it was sold to CMP Media.[4][5] Following the change over the ownership the magazine continued to be based in San Mateo, California.[1] The print publication was shuttered in 1999[6] and was redirected to


  1. ^ a b "CMP Media Completes Acquisition of The McGraw-Hill Companies' Technology Publications". The Write News. 1 June 1998. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  2. ^ LAN Times Guide to
  3. ^ " Magazine Appoints New Management to Lead Publication Into the New Millennium". PR Newswire. 17 February 2000. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  4. ^ "International Briefs; McGraw-Hill To Sell Information Group To CMP Media". The New York Times. 6 May 1998.
  5. ^ "CMP Media Inc. History". Funding Universe. Retrieved 22 February 2017.
  6. ^ "Soft Spots Appear, Revenues up 5.9% After a Stellar '97". AdAge. 14 June 1999. Retrieved 22 February 2017.