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IBM PC Networking

  • Dennis Longley
  • Michael Shain

Abstract

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:
  1. i

    sharing of common files

     
  2. ii

    sharing of expensive peripherals such as printers and, disks

     
  3. iii

    passing messages and completing transactions between users on the network.

     

Keywords

Hard Disk Local Area Network Coaxial Cable Carrier Sense Multiple Access User Node 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis Longley
  • Michael Shain

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