Important Concepts

LAN Distance ( Range of Local Area Network )

  • The range of Local area network is about 1 km i.e., 100 meters.
  • It can be expanded by using switches.
  • It is used to connect various networks at very small distances.
  • Generally used to connect various nodes of a single building.
  • Example – Schools, Colleges.

Related Concepts

What is LAN?

  • LAN stands for local area network which is used to connect various nodes within a small range.
  • It is used to share various information, data as well as resources.

What is a node?

  • A computer/system which is connected with the network is termed as the node.
  • For example, your smartphone with the internet.

 

 

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