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Home Network Devices Washington DC

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Westkott Group
(202) 777-0001
1717 Northwest St
Washington, DC
 
Hi-Tech Solution,Inc
(202) 289-7888
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Suite 700
Washington, DC
Services
Audiovisual Equipment Parts and Supplies Dealers, Computer and Equipment Dealers, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Audiovisual Consultants and Designers, Videoconferencing Equipment and Systems
Hours
Mon-Fri: 09:00 AM-05:00 PM
Payment Options
American Express, MasterCard, VISA, Money Orders, Cash Only,

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Verizon
(888) 244-8825
Washington, DC
Services
Computer Network Hardware

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Electronic Privacy Information Cen
(202) 483-1140
Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC
 
Cpn Technology
(202) 682-5856
1111 7th St NW
Washington, DC
 
The Kds Group Inc
(202) 332-1610
2701 11th St NW
Washington, DC
 
Computer Geeks
(202) 686-9097
3400 Garrison St Nw
Washington, DC
Services
Computers and Equipment Repair and Maintenance, Internet Products and Services, Internet Services, Computer Hardware and Supplies, Computer Networks
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7 Days A Week Daily Everyday

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Federal Network Inc
(202) 393-7300
50 F St NW Ste 1C
Washington, DC
 
A AAA Budget Computer Rental
(202) 628-3639
555 4th St NW
Washington, DC
 
Avid Technology Inc
(202) 756-7724
1101 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC
 
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HandymanWire - Wiring a Home Network

Some of the benefits of a home network are:
  • You can share files
  • You can share printers, scanners, etc.
  • You can make backup copies of your important files on another machine
  • You can extend the life of one of your old computers by installing a giant hard drive and let it live out its remaining years as an MP3 server, a backup file server, etc.
  • If you are using dialup connection to the internet a network would allow all calls to go from one modem on one computer?.good for security reasons.
  • If you are using high speed access to the internet, then everyone can share the benefits. What you need and how much will it cost?..as usual the answer is "It all depends?.", but the parts you need are easily specified and are standard. The only big variable is how you do the wiring, do you want to expand the scope of the wiring to include cable TV, phone, stereo?.etc.

    The basics?.This will be an Ethernet network (not any real choice about this). Fortunately, you don't have to know what Ethernet is or how it works. Buy and wire all the components so that the network will run at 100 Megabits. Many (if not most?) offices are still running 10 Megabit networks?.since we're starting this from scratc...

Maybe the concept of a home computer network seems a little far out, but to those of you with multiple computers already in the house and especially those who are looking at some sort of high speed rather than a dialup connection?.this is a fairly critical issue.

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