Building Area Network (BAN)
Definition - What does Building Area Network (BAN) mean?
A building area network (BAN) is a local area network (LAN) that covers an entire building. It may be a collection of smaller local area networks. For example, if each floor is considered a single LAN, then the combination of each per floor LAN is considered a BAN.A BAN is also known as a Basement Area Network (BAN).