Factors Affecting Network Performance
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Wireless transmission is slower than cabled
More devices/users could be connected
... reducing bandwidth available for each user / not enough bandwidth for each user
Wireless can be limited by interference
... such as walls that disrupt the signal / from other wireless networks/users
Number of users
Distance data has to travel/signal strength
Amount of data being transferred
Applications being used
Using a hub instead of a switch