Friday, January 16, 2015

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Categories of Networks

  v         Lan (Local Area Network)
Ø  Connecting Clients (End-user devices e.g. Pc, Switch, server and etc.)
Ø  Router :- that interconnect two different networks
Ø  Typically High Speed
Ø  Centrally location

   Wan (Wide Area Network)


Ø  Interconnected Geographically Dispersed locations
Ø  Typically Speed are less than Lan
Ø  Sites Connect into a Service Provider

        Man (Metropolitan Area Network}
Ø  Interconnects Office Locations and Metropolitan Area (like Large City e.g. open Wi-Fi in Bangalore (India))
Ø  Limited Availability
Ø  Very High speed Connectivity
Ø  Redundant

        Pan (Personal Area Network)
Ø  Interconnects two or more devices
Ø  Limited Distance
Ø  Limited Throughput

         Can (Campus Area Network)


Ø  Interconnects Buildings on Campus
Ø  High Speed
Ø  Interconnects Nearby Buildings (Fiber optic cabling)
Ø  Easy to Add Redundancy

2 comments:

  1. hi,
    thanks for this tutorial.
    but it will be very good to tell what type of technology is used in each category of network

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  2. hi,
    thanks for this tutorial.
    but it will be very good to tell what type of technology is used in each category of network

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