This practical introduction to home computer networking describes the latest technologies, services, and innovative software packages available to provide an economical and secure network for family and home-based business needs.
For every home running more than one PC under its roof, ""This Wired Home"" explains how to build a simple network that quickly multiplies the computing power for a family or home office. The second edition of this popular book delivers easy step-by-step instructions for creating a secure and reliable network using Microsoft technologies -- including all-new information about the Windows Millennium Edition and Windows 2000 Professional operating systems. It also delivers updated content on the latest home networking protocols and technologies. ""This Wired Home"" is written in plain, nontechnical language so readers can put the information to work right away. It's the indispensable guide for every multi-PC home!