a network is a luxury. Most networks I have been
asked to "fix" have grown like weeds, or a vines
completely out-of-control till it resembles a
jungle. So any complete redesign and deployment that
can be planned is a welcome change, for the forced
to fix while in use the is the normal condition
thrust on a poor network administrator.
- What are the goals.. File
sharing, Internet, Print Sharing, Collaborations
or what else?
- Restrictions: Who, what,
when, where, and who should not access what?
- How many? Users, Servers,
Domains and workgroups.
- What Software: Databases,
- Access Required. Remote
access external, VPN(s). file shares,