Internet Video Series, Part 1

 

Episode 12, Segment 03 of 11

In - this - movie, we will now examine the way Network Address Translation permits connection of additional computers, all sharing the single, low-cost Internet Address made available by your Internet Service Provider. The - "good news" - is that routers supporting NAT are available at very low cost, and they help you beat those Internet Service Providers at their own game!

Low-cost NAT routers can easily arrange simultaneous Internet access for three or four separate computers, and we'll show you how you can even expand beyond that: (the theoretical limit permits as many as 253 separate computers, running as many as 130,000 simultaneous, communicating processes)!


Episode 12, Segment 04 of 11