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GSN (Gigabyte System Networking)
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GSN is a switched local networking technology that uses copper cable or fiber. GSN is nicknamed SuperHIPPI and is related to the HIPPI (High Performance Parallel Interface) standard. See "HIPPI (High-Performance Parallel Interface)."
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