CAIRO BOOKS's Description
"Picture Yourself Networking Your Home or Small Office" uses photos and
diagrams, complemented by extensive and easy-to-follow text, to help any reader
network his or her home or small office using wired or wireless technology.
With the full-color, visual, tutorial style of the Picture Yourself series,
you'll learn how to select and set up Internet connections, servers and
workstations, firewall security, and protective software to minimize risks from
malicious code. In addition, you'll discover how networking technology can be
used to automate your home, boost security of the physical premises, talk to
others via IP phone connections, provide entertainment, and more. Each step of
the process is covered, including selecting equipment, parts, and tools; wiring
and installing the network; and installing and setting up required software.