In computing, a network is simply a collection of computers and digital devices continuously interconnected in such a way that they can exchange data.« Back to Glossary Index
- Extending Your Network With A Wireless Access Point - Adding a wireless access point to extend your network's range can be confusing. Many routers come with wireless capability, but you only need one router.
- What determines the transfer speed on my home network? - The communication path between two end points will be the slowest piece of the connection path. That will be the maximum speed that you can achieve on any network.
- How Should I Set Up My Home Network? - A home network allows you to share a single internet connection, as well as data and devices, between multiple devices. I'll review the basics components of a home network and some steps to take as your network grows.
- How Do I Protect Myself from Other Computers on My Local Network? - Many households have computers used for sensitive things sharing a network with less trustworthy users. Here's one method for in-home protection.