Building Local Area Networks is a practical guide to selecting and installing PC local area networks (LANs). The specifics of building and maintaining PC LANs, including selection criteria, cabling, installation, and on-going management are described in a clear, concise, step-by-step manner. Building Local Area Networks is designed to help you make effective and informed LAN planning, purchasing, and operating decisions.
Topics covered include:
Installation and management of Novell's NetWare operating system, including a special supplement on NetWare for the Macintosh
The basics of LAN hardware and software
Applications software, including electronic mail and group productivity software
File, print, and database servers
LAN hardware installation