A computer network is a system in which multiple computers are connected to each other to share information and resources.
Characteristics of a Computer Network
Share resources from one computer to another.
Create files and store them in one computer, access those files from the other computer(s) connected over the network.
Connect a printer, scanner, or a fax machine to one computer within the network and let other computers of the network use the machines available over the network.
Following is the list of hardware's required to set up a computer network.
- Network Cables
- Internal Network Cards
- External Network Cards