Advantages and Disadvantages
- The star network is very reliable
- Very few data problems because each computer has its own cable to the network
- Good security , no workstation can interact with another without going through the server first
- The most expensive network layout to install because of the amount of wires cables needed
Installing the network usually needs experts to set it up because it is complicated
Extra hardware such as hubs and switches may be needed
If the server crashes or stops working then nobody will be able to access their files or use the network.