Home Networks

A home network is a small sized LAN that is used to connected devices within the small area of a home. It facilitates sharing of files, peripheral devices, programs and Internet access among the computers in a home. Home networks may be wired, i.e. connections within devices are done with cables; or wireless, i.e. connections are provided using Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Purpose of Home Networks

  • Modem
  • Router
  • Network Switch
  • Network Bridge
  • Home Automation Controller

Updated on: 17-Jun-2020

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