Network Resources

Types of network connections

LAN AND WAN

LAN

A local area network (LAN) is a computer network that interconnects computers in a limited area such as a home, school, computer laboratory, or office building using network media The defining characteristics of LANs.

WAN

A Wide Area Network (WAN) is a network that covers a broad area. using private or public network transports. Business and government us WANs to relay data among employees, clients, buyers, and suppliers from various geographical locations. The Internet can be considered a WAN as well,

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