Network Technology, Intranet, Extranet, LAN, WAN, VPN Connectivity

Network technology is a family of technologies used to send and receive data across a computer network. It enables data transmission between two or more computers, allowing them to communicate with each other over the Internet or other networks. Network technology includes a wide range of components, such as Network hardware, Network software and Network security. IT Reseller news and articles covering Network Technology, Intranet, Extranet, Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN), Virtual Private Networks (VPN) & Connectivity.

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Schneider Electric publishes new white paper on liquid cooling for AI data centres

1 Schneider Electric publishes new white paper on liquid cooling for AI data centres

Schneider Electric has released white paper 133 titled ‘Navigating Liquid Cooling Architectures for Data Centres with AI Workloads’.

Schneider Electric reveals revamped data centre White Space portfolio for efficient AI and high-density applications

2 Schneider Electric reveals revamped data centre White Space portfolio for efficient AI and high-density applications

Schneider Electric has unveiled its revamped data centre White Space portfolio, where racks and IT equipment sit within a data centre. This new portfolio includes the second generation of NetShelter SX Enclosures (NetShelter SX Gen2), new NetShelter Aisle Containment, and a future update to the NetShelter Rack PDU Advanced....

Survey: B2B web store woes drive manufacturing buyers elsewhere

3 Survey: B2B web store woes drive manufacturing buyers elsewhere

The digital landscape of industrial commerce is evolving rapidly, with manufacturing buyers increasingly turning to online channels for their procurement needs. A recent survey conducted by Sapio Research and commissioned by Sana Commerce...

86% of IT leaders say data streaming is a priority for IT investment in 2024

4 86% of IT leaders say data streaming is a priority for IT investment in 2024

Confluent, Inc. has unveiled its 2024 Data Streaming Report: Breaking Down the Barriers to Business Agility & Innovation.The report dives into how organisations use data streaming to innovate, accelerate AI adoption, improve business agility, power customer experiences, and overcome data accessibility and management challenges.

TecCom e-Invoicing Services achieve ISO 27001 Certification

5 TecCom e-Invoicing Services achieve ISO 27001 Certification

TecAlliance has achieved the ISO/IEC 27001:2022 certification for development, operation and maintenance of SaaS solutions in the area of e-invoicing. This certification affirms TecAlliance’s dedication to excellence in data and process management in the global automotive aftermarket and highlights the adherence to stringent information security standards.

Cloud managed services market is projected to increase at a CAGR of around 9.6% by 2032 – Fact.MR says

6 Cloud managed services market is projected to increase at a CAGR of around 9.6% by 2032 – Fact.MR says

The cloud managed services market revenues were estimated at US$ 86.1 Bn in 2021 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 9.6% from 2022-2032, according to a recently published Fact.MR report.

Schneider Electric and DC Smarter partner to integrate DC Vision Digital Twins software with EcoStruxure IT

7 Schneider Electric and DC Smarter partner to integrate DC Vision Digital Twins software with EcoStruxure IT

Schneider Electric has partnered with innovative IT Services provider DC Smarter, the German specialist for Augmented Reality solutions, to integrate its Digital Twin software, DC Vision, within Schneider Electric’s Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) platform, EcoStruxure IT Advisor.

Arrow Electronics signs new VMware distribution agreement with Broadcom in Europe

8 Arrow Electronics signs new VMware distribution agreement with Broadcom in Europe

Arrow Electronics has signed a new distribution agreement with Broadcom for VMware solutions covering 20 European countries.

IFS launches compelling industrial AI capabilities in latest release of IFS Cloud

9 IFS launches compelling industrial AI capabilities in latest release of IFS Cloud

IFS, the technology provider of enterprise cloud and industrial AI software, has announced the general availability of its latest IFS Cloud release.

New poll exposes substantial AI trust gap despite looming technological revolution of society

10 New poll exposes substantial AI trust gap despite looming technological revolution of society

Locale, the UK-based building occupier experience platform, has unveiled insights into the public’s connection with artificial intelligence (AI). Despite the inevitability of AI revolutionising every facet of society in the coming years, the latest poll commissioned by Locale has unearthed a surprising truth: the general population’s understanding and trust in AI is very low.

Network Technology

Network technology is a broad term that covers any technology that enables two or more devices to connect and communicate with each other. These technologies can be as complex as the Internet itself or as simple as a dial-up connection between two PCs. There are many different types of network technologies, each with its own purpose and benefits. Some of the most common types of network technologies include:

  • Personal area network (PAN): A PAN is a small network that connects devices within close proximity to each other, such as a computer, a smartphone, and a printer. PANs are typically used for sharing files, printers, and other resources.
  • Local area network (LAN): A LAN is a network that connects devices within a single building or campus. LANs are typically used for sharing files, printers, and other resources, as well as for connecting to the internet.
  • Metropolitan area network (MAN): A MAN is a network that connects LANs within a city or metropolitan area. MANs are typically used for providing high-speed internet access, as well as for connecting businesses and other organizations.
  • Wide area network (WAN): A WAN is a network that connects LANs and MANs over a large geographic area. WANs are typically used for connecting businesses and other organizations that are located in different cities or countries.
  • Content delivery network (CDN): A CDN is a network of servers that is used to deliver content, such as web pages, images, and videos, to users. CDNs are typically used to improve the performance and availability of content.
  • Virtual private network (VPN): A VPN is a secure network that is created over a public network, such as the internet. VPNs are typically used to connect to a corporate network from a remote location, or to access the internet securely.

Some examples of network technology include:

  • Ethernet
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth
  • TCP/IP
  • IP addressing
  • Routing
  • Switching
  • Firewalls
  • Intrusion detection systems

Network technology is used in a wide variety of applications, including:

  • The Internet
  • Intranets
  • Extranets
  • Local area networks (LANs)
  • Metropolitan area networks (MANs)
  • Wide area networks (WANs)
  • Cloud computing
  • Video conferencing
  • VoIP telephony
  • File sharing
  • Gaming

Network technology is a constantly evolving field, as new technologies are developed and old ones are improved. This makes it a challenging and exciting field to work in, as there is always something new to learn.

Here are some of the benefits of network technology:

  • Increased productivity: Network technology can help businesses to increase productivity by allowing employees to collaborate more effectively and share files more easily.
  • Improved communication: Network technology can help to improve communication within businesses and between businesses and their customers.
  • Reduced costs: Network technology can help to reduce costs by allowing businesses to centralize their IT infrastructure and by making it easier to manage and secure their networks.

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