- When using a network, people can communicate efficiently with a group of people through instant messaging, video conferencing, social media, chat rooms, etc.
- It is easy to share files, data, and information. This can be beneficial for large organizations to maintain their data in an organized manner and easily sort based on preference.
- The files and programs on a network can be protected using passwords. The protected files cannot be accessed by any unauthorized users.
Challenges of Networking
- Networks may sometimes crash or breakdown due to an issue with the server. When this kind of issue becomes frequent in networks, it could cause a loss of funds as well as a decline in productivity. It is necessary to maintain the network properly to prevent disastrous breakdowns.
- It is very expensive to build a network in large scale organizations. Cables and other hardware costs are very costly to buy and replace.
- Security threats are a major issue in large networks. Careful measures must be taken to facilitate the required security.