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  1. A computer designed to request information from a server
  2. A model for applications in which the bulk of the back-end processing, such as performing a physical search of a database, takes place on a server, while the front-end processing, which involves communicating with the users, is handled by the clients
    Client/Server Network
  3. Cable that can carry a wide range of frequencies with low signal loss
    Coaxial Cable
  4. A physical and data layer technology for LAN networking
  5. Refers to the technology associated with the transmission of information as light impulses along a glass wire or fiber
    Fiber Optic (or optical fiber)
  6. The "next generation" protocol designed to replace the current version Internet protocol, IP version 4 (1Pv4)
    Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6)
  7. The capability of two or more computer systems to share data and resources, even though they are made by different manufacturers
  8. Connects a group of computers in proximity, such as in an office building, school, or home
    Local Area Network (LAN)
  9. A large computer network usually spanning a city
    Metropolitan Area Network (MAN)
  10. A communications system created by linking two or more devices and establishing a standard methodology in which they can communicate
  11. Operating system that runs a network, steering information between computers and managing security and users
    Network Operating System (NOS)
  12. Refers to the geometric arrangement of the actual physical organization of the computers (and other network devices) in a network
    Network Topology
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