Hi Speed Technologies Ltd is a Delhi based organization which is expanding its office setup to Chandigarh. At Chandigarh office campus, they are planning to have 3 different blocks for HR, Accounts and Logistics related work. Each block has number of computers, which are required to be connected in a network for communication, data and resource sharing. As a network consultant, you have to suggest the best network related solutions for them for issues/problems raised in (i) to (iv), keeping in mind the distances between various blocks/locations and other given parameters.
Shortest distances between various blocks/locations:
|HR Block to Accounts Block||400 Metres|
|Accounts Block to Logistics Block||200 Metres|
|Logistics Block to HR Block||150 Metres|
|DELHI Head Office to CHANDIGARH Office||270 Km|
Number of Computers installed at various blocks are as follows:
(i) Suggest the most appropriate block/location to house the SERVER in the CHANDIGARH Office (out of the 3 Blocks) to get the best and effective connectivity. Justify your answer.
(ii) Suggest the best wired medium and draw the cable layout (Block to Block) to efficiently connect various Blocks within the CHANDIGARH office compound.
(iii) Suggest a device/software and its placement that would provide data security for the entire network of CHANDIGARH office.
(iv) Which of the following kind of network, would it be