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    Discuss the differences between internet, intranets and extranets. When would a business benefit from using each?

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    The Internet is actually millions of computers connected together in some way (phone lines, Ethernet, ISDN, cable modems) so that they can share information. The Internet is really one big network of computers. All of the things that people think of when they hear about the Internet, such as email the World Wide Web, File Transfer Protocol, etc. are types of information that are shared by computers on the Internet.

    Think of intranets, extranets, and the Web as collections of content. An intranet is a set of content shared by a well-defined group within a ...

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