Fibre Channel storage area networks can play a pivotal role in the performance of cloud computing. This learning activity
will explain the benefits, components, and some basic configurations of fibre channel networks.
In this learning activity you'll explore how VPN is used to create a secure connection between two networks.
In this learning activity you'll observe how switches are used in local area networks to increase data transmission speeds.
You'll be introduced to the Go-Back-N ARQ, learn what it is, and find out how it's used to keep track of data sent between networked computers.
Learners consider the most common types of electromagnetic waves and the kinds of hardware used in a wireless network. A short quiz completes the activity.
In this learning activity, you'll examine the different ways in which computers and other equipment are physically connected in local area networks and the advantages and disadvantages of each topology.
In this learning activity you'll examine how routers transfer data between local area networks and the Internet.
In this learning activity you'll examine how firewalls block viruses by discussing trusted, semi-trusted, and untrusted networks.