One of CTC's areas of expertise is network design and
implementation. We have the knowledge and experience to layout the
perfect Local Area Network for your organization or your home.
Whether you are setting up in a new location or just need to
re-design your current infrastructure, CTC will be there to help and guide
you every step of the way.
We have vast
experience with several brands of networking equipment from
Linksys hubs to
D-Link wireless access
points to Cisco layer 3
CTC will perform a complete
survey of your site including:
Quantity and types of servers
Quantity and types of workstations
Any special equipment (router or gateway to Internet.)
We will then provide you with a quote and a
thorough network diagram. No other technology company in SW Florida
provides you with more planning.
Sample LAN Diagram
Hubs vs. Switches
asked all the time what the difference is between a hub and a switch.
It is our opinion that a switch is always better than a hub if you are
willing to spend the additional money. Although switches are
more expensive than hubs, the prices have come down drastically in
recent years. For a more technical explanation, click here.
or not, wireless LANs are becoming very popular and for reason. It
used to be that wireless technology was unstable and cost prohibitive,
but that was definitely a thing of the past. The truth is that
today you can network a small group of about 5 PCs for less than $500.
The benefits of a wireless LAN are pretty obvious when you consider the
labor involved with running cabling, not to mention that your physical
location is then fixed. Wireless LANs give you the freedom to
re-arrange your office any time you want without having to call the