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Unformatted text preview: CAN even if they are also part of their own separate LAN. The network type known as a MAN is a Metropolitan Area Network, this network type is used to link several corporation LANs together into larger data sharing networks. The MAN is usually a high-speed data sharing connection linking regional corporations together, a MAN is not usually owned by one corporation but is maintain through an outside entity. MAN systems can also be used to link different WAN systems together. The final network types is known as a HAN and is a Home Area Network, this network type allows a person to link together their personal digital devices. HAN can be used to link several devices such as multiple computers, printer systems, telephones, fax machines, VCRs, DVD players, and just about any other “smart device” in your home together....
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- Spring '11
- Computer network, Local area network, Area Network, Campus Area Network