If you have more than one computer in your Home or Business Networking them together will open up a vast realm of possibilities for your Family or Business.
With computers getting cheaper and cheaper these days, it is not uncommon for a household or small business to have more than one PC. If that describes you, then you have probably found yourself in the situation where you wished you could access the other PC to retrieve a file, use the printer attached to the other PC, play multi-player computer games, or most importantly share your broadband Internet access such as Cable or DSL modem with the other computers.
To accomplish this all you need is a home network where you connect two or more computers. There are several ways of doing this with the main difference being cost, security, and reliability.
What is a Computer Network?
A computer network allows two or more computers to communicate with each other. The most common use of a computer network is to share an Internet connection, but a network can also be used to share files such as Music, Movies, Pictures Word & Office Documents and also peripherals like printers and scanners Fax Machines and V.O.I.P (Voice over Internet Protocol) and let’s not forget about Home Theater PC’s and Game Consoles such as the XBOX 360 all of these devices can reside on a single network and integrate harmoniously to suite your lifestyle and needs.