WAN Cabling

Serial cables are most commonly used for Wide Area Network (WAN) connections and are available in a wide variety of shapes, sizes and specifications depending your router’s interface specs and connection type. For instance, DB60 cables are most widely used for home networks and beginning network professionals who are practicing on their own equipment. It … [Read more…]

LAN Cabling

How much network cabling do you actually see when you walk through an office building? Usually not much, but if you’re a network administrator, you can imagine exactly where that cabling is tucked in an out-of-the-way place that most people don’t get into. If you suddenly start getting calls from Accounting that their network access … [Read more…]

Networking Devices – Hubs, Switches and Routers

Can you create a network just by interconnecting a few computers? Sure you can. However, most networks for businesses tend to be more complex and sophisticated. That makes a certain level of organization necessary to ensure that data on the network makes it to its destination. Hubs, switches and routers are used to provide that … [Read more…]

Why You Should Ignore SEO

If you’ve been around the Internet for any length of time, you’ve probably seen it. Something along the lines of a whole long string of words like, “SEO | SEO Domination | Search Engine Optimization | Search Engines | Google Search Engine”. WTF? Well, those are probably second-rate bloggers going by old, outdated SEO rules … [Read more…]

What Is USB?

You might have heard the phrase, “The world connects through USB.” Those little ports that you can plug memory sticks, keyboards, printers, mice and much more into are a relatively recent explosion on the technology scene. Okay, USB predates Android tablets, but how many of you remember the days when you had separate ports for … [Read more…]

Cisco Router Basic Configuration

Routers are pretty much a mystery for a lot of people. If you asked someone in your accounting department to point to the one in their office, they might scratch their heads and admit that they don’t even know what it looks like. However, since you are a network-savvy person, you already know that you … [Read more…]