2303_chap05 - Chapter 5 LANs and WLANs Chapter 5: LANs and...

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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 1 LANs and WLANs Chapter 5
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 2 Network Building Blocks Network Classifications LAN Standards Network Devices Clients, Servers, and Peers Physical Topology Network Links Communications Protocols
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 3 Network Classifications Personal Area Network (PAN) Neighborhood Area Network (NAN) Local Area Network (LAN) Metropolitan Area Network (MAN) Wide Area Network (WAN)
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 4 LAN Standards Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Project 802 IEEE 802.3 Ethernet
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 5 Network Devices Node Network interface card (NIC) Networked/Network-enabled peripheral Network device/appliance
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 6 Network Devices
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 7 Clients, Servers, and Peers Network devices can function as clients or as servers Networks that include one or more servers can operate in client/server mode
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 8 Physical Topology Physical topology Star Ring Bus Mesh Tree Bridge Gateway
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 9 Network Links Communications channel Bandwidth Broadband Narrowband
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Chapter 5: LANs and WLANs 10 Communications Protocols Rules for efficiently transmitting data from one network node to another
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course INFOSYS 2303 taught by Professor Raja during the Spring '11 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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