1. Topology types are critical to understand in order to achieve success in this course. We must establish the common types of topologies used by firms and why each might be used.
Complete the following LabSim video: 1.2.1 Networking Topologies and review Table 1.2.2 Topology Facts. After completing the simulation and reviewing material in the texts, describe why a “star” network topology would be appropriate for an office of 100 staff members. Be sure to describe and explain your reasoning including why another topology might be more appropriate.
Your paper should be 2 pages in length and conform to the Guide to Writing and APA Requirements
Include at least two scholarly references in addition to the course textbook. The CSU-Global Library is a good place to find these references.
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2. You have been recently hired as a senior database administrator. Your organization has many SQL Server databases that run various applications. Your manager has asked you to present to the junior database administrators the benefits of using an unattended installation of SQL Server for a future install. What benefits will you share with them, and why?
Provide clear, concise, focused, and well-documented responses, and reply to at least two posts by fellow students.