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Networks enable multiple users to share resources.
Which statement describes an advantage of networks?
Which network model ensures that no computer on the network has more authority than another?
A common way of sharing resources on a peer-to-peer network is by modifying the ____ controls using the computer's operating system.
A ____ facilitates communication and resource sharing between other computers on the network.
____ networks are the most popular type of network for medium- and large-scale organizations.
____ services refer to the capability of a server to share data files, applications, and disk storage space.
The goal of ____ is to establish international technological standards to facilitate the global exchange of information and barrier free trade.
It describes a theoretical representation of what happens between two nodes communicating on a network.
Which statement accurately describes the OSI model?
The process of determining the best path from Point A on one network to Point B on another is known as ____.
Latency occurs when a signal traveling on one wire or cable infringes on the signal traveling over an adjacent wire or cable.
When signals are free to travel in both directions over a medium simultaneously, the transmission is considered ____.
The data transmission characteristic most frequently discussed and analyzed by networking professionals is ____.
The more twists per foot in a pair of wires, the more resistant the pair will be to ____.
A(n) ____ number is the address on a host where an application makes itself available to incoming or outgoing data.
The subprotocol that enables TCP/IP to internetwork - that is, to traverse more than one LAN segment and more than one type of network through a router is ____.
All Ethernet networks, independent of their speed or frame type, use an access method called ____.
The 10GBase-T standard is considered a breakthrough for transmitting 10 Gbps over ____ medium.
In data networks, the task of directing information efficiently to the correct destination is handled by connectivity devices, primarily switches and routers.
In general, a steady or blinking green LED, sometimes labeled ____, indicates that the NIC is functional and has a connection to the network.
A hardware component that can be changed without disrupting operations is known as ____.
Because WAN connections require routers or other Layer 3 devices to connect locations, their links are not capable of carrying ____ protocols.
____ WANs are the most fault-tolerant type of WAN because they provide multiple routes for data to follow between any two points.
A(n) ____ is the place where a telephone company terminates lines and switches calls between different locations.
Broadband cable requires many subscribers to share the same local line, thus raising concerns about ____ and actual (versus theoretical) throughput.
SONET's extraordinary ____ results from its use of a double-ring topology over fiber-optic cable.
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