It’s better with broadband, and you can do it...
Whether you need Internet access to work from home, operate a home-based business, run a small business, or simply enjoy all the wonders of the Web, broadband is better. This guide makes it easy to choose among the many broadband options, get connected, set up a wired or wireless network, understand servers and TCP/IP, establish security, and take advantage of everything broadband has to offer.
Inside, you’ll find what you need to know about broadband
- Learn the pros and cons of each type of broadband service
- Recognize the specific issues affecting multi-tenant buildings
- Find out what you need to set up a network and where to get it
- Learn how security breaches happen, how to protect against them, and how to secure a wireless network
- Understand server and storage options and what you need to know about routers
- Troubleshoot network problems and deal successfully with service providers
- Experience streaming audio and video, video instant messaging, the world of broadband gaming, and more
Bonus Companion Web site!
Links to lots of cool places on the Web where you can find out more about broadband issues, gaming, music, movies, and more! “…with more exchanges being upgraded next year it might be worth getting a copy of this book.” (Shetland Times, 3rd December 2004)
"…provides plenty of useful information…" (Windows XP Made Easy Magazine, August 2006)