When two or more microcomputers are linked together they form a network. There are many reasons why it is desirable to join up microcomputers, the more important include:
sharing of common files
sharing of expensive peripherals such as printers and, disks
passing messages and completing transactions between users on the network.
KeywordsHard Disk Local Area Network Coaxial Cable Carrier Sense Multiple Access User Node
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