Flashcards in 4c Networks at Home and Work Deck (2):
Explain why the computers in each branch should be connected together to create a LAN.
Max 4 eg:
allows hardware resources (eg. printers) to be shared between
computers (1) meaning one high quality one can be purchased (1)
which would save money (1) easier to maintain (1)
control over the resources (1) security permissions/access logs can
be established to see who is looking/using what data (1)
backup/software updates can be centralised (1) removing
responsibility from end user (1)
allows hot desking (1) each employee can have access to their data
regardless of which machine they sit at (1).