The Internet

This is our hapara work-space for our internet topic: Hapara Work-space.


Browser - An application used to access the world wide web, here are some examples Chrome and Firefox.

Crome logo

- User

Your a user, people are users of the internet

- Device

A Device is a laptop or A cellphone


ISP is a Internet Service Provider

- Webpage

A Webpage is a website like this one

- World Wide Web

The World Wide Web allows you the use thing from other countrys

- Modem

Connected through a phone cable connection also ethernet cable used to send + receive info

- Packets

A network packet is a formatted unit of data carried by a packet-switched network. Computer communications links that do not support packets. Such as traditional point-to point telecommunications links, simply transmit data as a bit stream. When data is formatted into packets. Packet switching is possible and the bandwidth of the communication medium can be better shared among users than with circuit switching.

- Router

A Router is connected to two or more data lines from different networks. When a data packet comes in on one of the lines, the router reads the address information in the packet to determine the ultimate destination.

- Fiber optic cables

Fiber optic cables are small glass, light signals

- Network

At Tawa College my network is made up of the following

- What I can do on the Tawa College network

  1. Use my Gmail
  2. Use the World Wide Web
  3. Access my H-Drive
  4. Play Games at lunch
  5. Access E2learn
  6. Access my Google Drive

Please visit our Tawa College Website

- Web hosting

Wikipedia Web Hosting

Our Tawa College Website E2learn is located in the Bay of plenty - Tauranga. All the files for this website is stored on a Webhost Server