Sharing Software & application: Like MS Exchange, payroll system. Centralizing Administration & Support: Providing single point of management for all users and computers 6. Explain the 6 of networking types. (LAN,MAN,WAN………) LAN : Common used for a small geographical area with high speed networks which controlled by a single admin. MAN : A backbone network that connects LAN in a metropolitan area such as city or town. Includes one or more LANs; larger geographical area. WAN : Broad geographical area such as a state or country. Example is the internet. VPN : A private data network. Maintains data privacy and has the capabilities of full access at much lower cost. Intranet : A private network, accessed by allowed users. For monitoring workgroup. Does not allow an external user to access the data. Extranet : A private network that allows access to trusted external partners/clients to access the network. External party would have limited access to the network compared to internal employee. 7. What is Networking topology? The method used to do the physical configuration of cables, computer and network devices. It depends
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