MIS203 PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS Review Questions Chapter 6 - Telecommunications, the Internet, and Wireless Technology 1. What are the principal components of telecommunications networks and key networking technologies? • Describe the features of a simple network and the network infrastructure for a large company. • Name and describe the principal technologies and trends that have shaped contemporary telecommunications systems. 2. 2. What are the main telecommunications transmission media and types of networks? • Name the different types of physical transmission media and compare them in terms of speed and cost. • Define a LAN, and describe its components and the functions of each component. • Name and describe the principal network topologies. 3. How do the Internet and Internet technology work, and how do they support communication and e-business? • Define the Internet, describe how it works, and explain how it provides business value.
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