Glossary search

network

n. ~ 1. A collection of individuals or objects, and their interconnections, seen as a whole. - 2. Computing · The equipment and materials used to connect servers and terminals.

Notes: 

A network2 may be configured as a ring, bus, star, or tree topology. Networks vary in size and may be described as a local area network (LAN) or a wide area network (WAN). The Internet is a network of networks.