Comparative Analysis Between Wired and Wireless Technologies in Communications: A Review
Many telecommunications industry are looking for new ways to maximize their investment in communication
networks while ensuring reliable and secure information transmission. There is a variety of communications medium
solutions, the two most popularly in used were wireless technology and wired options, such as copper and fiber-optic cable.
Wired network has proven its potential in the olden days but nowadays wireless communication has emerged as a robust,
most efficient and preferred communication technique. Each of these types of communication medium has their advantages
and disadvantages according to its technological characteristics. Wired and wireless networking has different hardware
requirements, ranges, mobility, reliability and benefits. The aim of the paper is to compare both the Wired and Wireless
medium on the basis of various parameters such as usability, Cost, efficiency, flexibility, coverage, Interference, Reliability,
Mobility, Speed, Security etc.
Keywords- Wired and Wireless, Speed, Security, coverage and interference.