Types of Networks in Use Today

1. Personal Area Network (PAN) The smallest and most basic type of network, a PAN is made up of a wireless modem, a computer or two, phones, printers, tablets, etc., and revolves around one person in one building. These types of networks are typically found in small offices or residences, and are managed by one […]

Purpose of Computer Networking

What is the Computer Networking? Computer networking is the subject which explains how computers connect with each other for sharing resource and information and what technologies and devices they use for the connectivity. Benefits of Networking Computer networking provides the following benefits. It allows us to share data and resources. It helps us in reducing […]

Types of Server Software

A server is a computer on a network that listens for requests from other computers, often called clients, and responds to them. Common types of servers include web servers that deliver webpages, file servers that store files, print servers that manage printing tasks and database servers that store organized sets of information. Servers can run […]

Basic Network Troubleshooting Tools Everyone Must Know

Network troubleshooting tools are a necessity for every network administrator. When getting started in the networking field, it is important to amass a number of tools that can be used to troubleshoot a variety of different network conditions. While it is true that the the use of specific tools can be subjective and at the […]

Best home server software options

Home Servers are becoming more common and it is very easy for a newbie to get lost while finding the best home server software. We have described what a HTPC is and what it is used for. A home server on the other hand takes care of file serving, downloading, web serving needs, and more. A […]