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The Bus Network The world revolves around technology Everywhere we go we are affected either directly or indirectly by technology In fact almost everything that surrounds us is a product of technology Cell phones beepers television radio these are just a few basic examples of technological advancement in our human history Of the many remarkable achievements of technology there is one that stands out on all of them Computers Computers started out as very complex machines to use and can only perform limited tasks for the user However as time passed by computers evolved as very useful machines and moreover became user-friendlier Still man did not stop there For mans need of sharing information they found a way of setting up computer networks A network can be defined as an interconnection of two or more communicating entities or simply a computer system that links two or more computers Networks can either be a Local Area Network LAN a Wide Area Network WAN a Metropolitan Area Network MAN or an Enterprise Network A LAN is a data communications network in which the computers are close to each other usually in the same office or building LAN typically includes a collection of computers and peripherals each computer and shared peripheral is an individual node on the network A WAN is a communications network that extends over a long distance WAN uses devices such as telephone networks satellite dishes or radio waves to span a larger geographic area than can be covered by a LAN A MAN is a data network intended to serve an area the size of a large city An Enterprise Network can either be a LAN WAN or MAN however an Enterprise Network is restricted to one organization Now that we know the kinds of computer networks have we ever wondered how these networks are connected to one another Are these computers just plugged-in together by some kind of wire and then
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