Local Are Network (LAN) Definition
LAN is a abbreviation for Local Area Network. A computer network is one that is made up of computers (computers), peripherals and other devices that are mutually connected so that they can share their resources. Depending on the mode of interconnection, the relationship between the elements and other issues, computer networks can be classified in different ways.
Among the computer networks is the so-called LAN network, an acronym that refers to the Local Area Network. These networks link computers that are in a small physical space, such as an office or a building. The interconnection is done through a cable or waves.