Data Communication and Computer Network

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Data communications refers to the transmission of digital data between two or more computers and a computer network or data network is a ______ network that allows computers to exchange data.

The physical connection between networked computing devices is established using either cable media or ______ media.

A system of interconnected computers and computerized peripherals such as printers is called a ______.

Networking engineering involves software, firmware, chip level engineering, hardware, and electric ______.

The internet hugely connects all WANs and it can have connection to ______ and Home networks.

Internet uses ______ protocol suite and uses IP as its addressing protocol.

Because of shortage of address spaces, Internet is gradually migrating from IPv4 to ______.

To inter-connect various continents, fibers are laid under sea known to us as ______ communication cable.

What is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol (IP) according to the text?

What technology does Internet use to form its very high speed backbone?

In the context of Internet addressing, what is the reason for the gradual migration from IPv4 to IPv6?

What is the primary purpose of the submarine communication cable mentioned in the text?

What is the main advantage of computer networks mentioned in the text?

What is the main function of a data network?

Why is networking engineering considered a complicated task?

What characterizes an internetwork, or the internet?

What does data communications refer to?

How are networked computing devices primarily connected?

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Learn about data communication and computer networks, including the transmission of digital data between computers, establishment of connections using cable or wireless media, and the significance of the Internet as a computer network.

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