What is LOCAL AREA NETWORK (LAN)?

Two commercially and industry known major LAN standards are Ethernet and Token Ring. data communication system user-owned. user-operated. Either a short-distance cable and/or wireless-based device connection. Interconnects one or more servers with shared client computers and peripheral devices, such as modems, printers, scanners, and the like. These devices occupy various rooms, floors, buildings, or a campus. Also refer to Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.

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