Video Description

Network Topologies: Network Categories This lesson covers different network topologies and network categories. A topology is a layout of a network both physically and logically. The different network categories include:

  • Local Area Network (LAN): these tend to be inside offices and schools

  • Wide Area Network (WAN): multiple local area networks

  • Personal Area Network (PAN): Bluetooth and Infared

  • Metro Area Network (MAN): located in a college or city

Course Modules

CompTIA Network+