A network diagram is a visual representation of network architecture. It
maps out the structure of a network with a variety of different symbols and
line connections. It is the ideal way to share the layout of a network
because the visual presentation makes it easier for users to understand how
items are connected. This exercise will give you hands-on knowledge in
network map making and is an important skill to acquire.
Complete Hands-On Activity 6A titled “Network Design Software” found on page
183 in your textbook.
After building a network map using the design tool located at smartdraw.com,
students must save a copy of their map, along with a brief
summary of their map contents, to the discussion area listed for this week