Your neighbor is starting a small billing business and has asked you to design the network. Currently, you neighbor has nothing, but needs the following:
2 workstations, 2 laptops, and 1 server supporting 3 users
1 quality networked printer
File and folder sharing
Multiple email addresses
Basic security environment (similar to home environment)
Initial investment $5,000 or less
Recurring costs less than $200 per month
With this information in mind, write an 8-10 page paper in which you:
Recommend a design that meets all the customer’s needs.
Create one (1) original drawing/diagram of the configuration. Use PowerPoint, Visio, Word, or other similar drawing software you are familiar with.
Suggest network architecture and Internet access configuration.
Describe hardware recommendations and related costs.
Describe software recommendations and related costs.
Provide a Cost Table listing all the items needing purchasing and the associated cost.