All posts for “networks”


Video: Computer Networks

Posted by: leelefever on August 27, 2013- 11:02am

Topic: Common Craft Video

Categories: computer, internet, networks, technology, web


The chances are, you use computer networks every day. Whether you connect to a network at your workplace, or use the Internet at home, computer networks help information get to you efficiently.   But have you wondered how they work or what’s really happening when you visit a web page? This video makes it easy: Watch it now.   What it Teaches:   This video focuses on the basics of computer networks, and how data and information are shared. It teaches: The basic idea of a network, online and... Continue Reading

New Video on VPNs!

Posted by: leelefever on May 28, 2013- 10:13am

Topic: Common Craft Video

Categories: business, internet, networks, security, VPN, workplace


Based on suggestions and votes from Common Craft members, we just published a new video called Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) - Explained by Common Craft.     What it Teaches: This video explains the business use of Virtual Private Networks. It tells the story of Candice who discovers her new employer’s VPN, which means she can securely connect to the company network over the Internet.    • Why normal Internet connections are not secure for business information • Why VPNs make sense for... Continue Reading