Unformatted text preview: objectives. LAN Local Area Network. A LAN supplies networking capability to a group of computers in close proximity to each other such as in an office building, a school, or a home. WAN Wide Area Network. A WAN is a long-distance communications network that covers a wide geographic area, such as a state or country. HTML Hypertext Markup Language. HTML provides a means to describe the structure of text-based information in a document—by denoting certain text as links, headings, paragraphs, lists, etc.—and to supplement that text with interactive forms , embedded images , and other objects. Bandwidth This is a measure of available or consumed data communication resources expressed in bit/s or multiples of it. Bandwidth represents the capacity of the connection. The greater the capacity, the more likely that greater performance will follow, though overall performance also depends on other factors, such as latency....
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- Spring '09
- Computer network, Area Network, Control Protocol/Internet Protocol, Definition Purpose Protocol