A LAN is a group of associated computers which share a common communications line and server within the same geographic area. Typically, LAN users share applications and data storage on the same server. 1
A system of interconnected computers with a central storage unit (the fileserver), cabling system (the topology), and specific network software (the NOS). 2
Usually a collection of PC’s, connected by cable. Landscape Mode The image is represented on the page or monitor such that the width is greater than the height. 3
Usually refers to a network of computers in a single building or other discrete location. 4
A computer network that connects several computers located nearby, allowing them to share files and devices such as printers.
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