8.2 Networking terms

chinchillatidyNetworking and Communications

Oct 26, 2013 (3 years and 10 months ago)

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Name

Period
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BCS
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CMW
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8
a
-
c &9a


Networking Basics

Network
ing

Terms


Directions
:
Define

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Definition










Picture

Computer Ne
twork:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch1.htm





Packet:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/p/packet.html




Local Area

Network: (LAN):
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/ethernet2.htm





Wide Area Network: (WAN):
http://computer.howstuffworks.c
om/ethernet2.htm





Node:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch1.htm



Computer
-
n
-
printer





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Name

Period
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BCS
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CMW
-
8
a
-
c &9a


Networking Basics

Media Access Control

(MSC) Address:

http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch1.htm

Picture:

http://www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/files/www.freesoftwaremagazine.com/nodes/1804/ethernet_mac_address.jpg




IP Address
:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/I/IP_address.html




Bus Topology:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch2.htm





Ring Topology:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch2.htm




Network token : like a Ticket:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/t/token.html




Star Topology:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch2.htm




Tree Topology:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/T/topology.html





Name

Period
_________

BCS
-
CMW
-
8
a
-
c &9a


Networking Basics

Protocol:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/p/protocol.html




Peer
-
peer Architecture:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/P/peer_to_peer_architecture.h
tml





Client/Server Architecture:

http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/client_server_architecture.html





Hubs:
http:
//www.webopedia.com/TERM/h/hub.html




Network Routers:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/router.htm




S
witches or Switching Hub:
http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch.htm





Network Interface Card:

http://computer.howstuffworks.com/lan
-
switch1.htm




Name

Period
_________

BCS
-
CMW
-
8
a
-
c &9a


Networking Basics

Twisted
-

pair cable:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/T/twisted_pair_cable.html





Coaxial cables:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/C/coaxial_cable.html





Fiber Optic:

http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/F/fiber_optics.html





Wireless Network:
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/w/wireless.html




M
a
in
D
istribution
F
rame
(MDF):
http://www.webopedia.com/TERM/M/MDF.html





I
ntermediate
D
istribution
F
rame

(IDF):
http://www.webopedia.com/TE
RM/I/IDF.html




Compare and contrast http and ftp and https
http://www.webopedia.com/DidYouKnow/Internet/2002/FTP_HTTP.asphttp://www.w
ebopedia.com/TERM/S/SSL.html