Difference Between Networking and Telecommunications

Telecommunication and networking both require different mediums of data transmission. The causes of the defect are completely different although slightly related. networking has its advantages with it as resources and data sharing are concerned. 

The main key difference between networking and telecommunication are listed below:
  • As we know that telecommunication can be defined as the transfer of data or information through a distance in the form of electromagnetic signals to one other receptive end while networking refers to the process of interconnecting devices in one main system mainly known as the server. 
  • Networking is mainly carried on through a physical medium like using some cables, wires, some other useful wires, and atmosphere at a very small range while telecommunication data is transferred through electromagnetic receptive devices like radios, phones, or television in the form of text, video, image, and sound.
  • They both have required different applications and hardware for their work.
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