a(n) ___________ is a set of rules that two communicating devices follow
a _____________ connects computers at different geographic locations
it is a number that identifies a particular device
what is an IP address?
every network interface card (NIC), whether wired or wireless, is assigned a very unique address by the manufacturer. This address is known as the card's __________ address
each device on the LAN has a hardware component called the __________ that connects the devices circuitry to the cable
in the three-tier architecture arrangement, what is the second tier?
that it connects at a single location
the distinguishing characteristic of a LAN is ___________
most LAN connections are made using _________ cables
a ______________ must be used to convert a cmputer's digital data to an analog, or wavy, signal.
the computers in two separate company sites must be connected using a _______________