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  • Category: Networking (LAN)

    Local area network




    when we connect two or more then computer each other for sharing information and data,that share the common communication line or wire less line
  • #4572
    Hello

    If we connect two or more computer each other using local area network whether using cable connection or wireless. That is called local area network. A local area network can have two to unlimited computers and servers in the particular organisation or office or company. They also linked with different type of hubs, switches or wireless routers. In one local area network there can be more than one servers.

    With best regards

    Dinesh Sood

    Editor & Diamond Member - IndiaStudyChannel.com

  • #4630
    Hi Dinesh,

    I think if we use default subnet mask 255.255.255.0, we can connect only 254 computers in a Local Area Network. Not Unlimited.

    We can also make VLANs which is used for data security from different departments, say Financial Department, HR Department etc.

    regads,

    Sameera M

  • #4637
    hello,

    It not depends on the lined or the wire less connection but the architecture and topologies of the network matter which sometimes allows the simplex,half duplex and full duplex connection in which it is sometimes transmitted from common line and sometimes from separate lines that too depend on the level of clarity required at the destination computer and for achieving this goal some interface devices are also used.

    Chirag Sachdeva


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