Type of computer

Type of computer

1.BAN-Body Area Network

You can create a body area network by using wearable devices like smartwatches, fitness bands, biometric RFID implants, and medical devices placed inside the body like pacemakers.

2.PAN-Personal Area Network

A personal area network (PAN) is a computer network used for data transmission amongst devices such as computers, telephones, tablets and personal digital assistants.

3.SAN– Storage Area Network

Generally, it is used to connect external storage devices to servers but make them believe that the storage is attached directly.


4.CAN– Campus Area Network

A network infrastructure covering the school, university, or a corporate premises can be dubbed as campus area network.


5.MAN– Metropolitan Area Network

The area covered by a MAN is quite larger in comparison to a LAN and CAN. In fact, a MAN can be used to link several LANs spread across a city or a metro area.


6.LAN– Local Area Network

local area network (LAN) is a group of computers and associated devices that share a common communications line or wireless link to a server.


7.WAN-Wide Area Network

We can think of a WAN as the superset of all the small networks we find in our homes, offices, cities, states, and countries.








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