Different Types of Computer Networks
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what is computer network :-
COMPUTER NETWORK:- A computer network is a group of two or more computers linked together so that communication between individual computers is made possible. Some of the common types of computer network include:
what is Local Area Network (LAN) :-This is a type of computer network where interconnected computers are situated very close to each other say for example, inside the same building.
what is Wide Area Network (WAN) This is a type of computer network where interconnected computers are separated by a large distance (a few km to few hundreds of km) and are connected using telephone lines or radio waves.
what is internet :-Internet The Internet is the largest network which interconnects various LANs and WANs. It is a global system of various interconnected computer networks belonging to government or private organizations
what is NETWORK HOST:- A network host (or simply referred to as a host) can be any computer or network device connected to the computer network. This computer can be a terminal or a web server offering services to its clients.
what is NETWORK PROTOCOL:- A network protocol (or just referred to as protocol) is a set of rules and conventions that are necessary for the communication between two network devices. For example, two computers on a network can communicate only if they agree to follow the protocols. The following are some of the most widely referred network protocols:
what is Internet Protocol (IP Address) :-An Internet Protocol address (IP address) is a unique number assigned to each computer or device (such as printer) so that each of them can be uniquely identified on the network.
Types of IP Address: Private IP Address::–A private IP address is the one that is assigned to a computer on the Local Area Network (LAN). A typical example of private IP address would be something like: 192.168.0.7
Public IP Address: A public IP address is the one that is assigned to a computer connected to the Internet. An example public IP address would be something like: 220.127.116.11
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