The BIG Technical Jargon Guide

If you need answers to broadband jargon or technical terminology you're in the right place



What is computer network?

A computer network is a group of interconnected devices, such as computers, servers and other hardware, that communicate with each other to share resources and information. Networks can be small, like a home network with a few devices, or large, like a corporate network with thousands of devices. Networks allow users to share files, access the internet and work collaboratively on projects. They can be connected using different types of technology, such as ethernet cables or wireless connections.

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