Advantages and Disadvantages of networks? (Click here for more info…)
Networks have become vital because they allow groups of users to exchange and share information very easily. Networks bring people and data together, which improves productivity.
The advantages of using networks include:
Whilst there are many positives to connecting devices in order better share and process data there are also disadvantages.
The disadvantages of using networks include:
Network Topologies (Click here for more info…)
All computers communicate in the same way. They prepare a signal to send to an address and place it on a transmission medium (i.e. wire/wifi signal). However, the way in which the computers on a network are laid out varies and can have effects on the cost and performance of a network. There are three topologies you need to know about – bus, ring and star.