Home NetworkA network used to integrate devices in the home and connect to the internet. For example, this can allow everyone in a home to access shared files from their devices.
Office NetworkA wired and wireless network at an office location. Allows employees and systems to communicate, collaborate and share data.
Personal NetworkA network used by a single user. For example, a home office network that is kept separate from a home network for security purposes.isn't connected to the internet for security purposes.
Storage Area NetworkA network that provides a consolidated interface for data storage across multiple physical devices. For example, a collection of 20 hard disks that appear as a single local resource for devices on an office network.Embedded systems are everyday things that contain computers. In some cases, embedded systems create local networks to extend their functionality. For example, toys that are able to interact with each other may create local networks using techniques such as near-field communication.
|Overview: Local Area Network
A network that connects devices at a single location.