Also called an IP camera, a network camera records images and sends the compressed versions over the network. Network cameras used in surveillance systems usually offer a browser interface so the camera can be remotely accessed and viewed over the Internet. Network Video Recorder (NVR) systems use network cameras.
- Network Computer
A computer with minimal memory, disk storage and processor power designed to connect to a network, especially the Internet. The idea behind network computers is that many users who are connected to a network don’t need all the computer power they get from a typical personal computer. Instead, they can rely on the power of […]
- network identity
An identity that is recognized throughout a network, such as the Internet or an enterprise��s LAN. This concept is important to enterprises managing which individuals have access to what resources, which can include applications, information, and even equipment.
- Network Interface Card (NIC)
Often abbreviated as NIC, an expansion board you insert into a computer so the computer can be connected to a network. Most NICs are designed for a particular type of network, protocol, and media, although some can serve multiple networks.
- Network Management
Network management refers to the broad subject of managing computer networks. There exists a wide variety of software and hardware products that help network system administrators manage a network. Network management covers a wide area, including: Security: Ensuring that the network is protected from unauthorized users. Performance: Eliminating bottlenecks in the network. Reliability: Making sure […]
- network map
In Windows Vista, a network map is a graphical representation of all the computers and devices on your network that shows how each is connected. To appear on the network map, the device or computer needs to support UPnP technology or Web Services for Devices for Windows. Also, to use the network map in Vista […]