NTC 249 Week 1 DQ 2

Week 1 DQ 2

Chou (2009) discusses a very common situation in business, communications between branch offices, and the home office data center. The author presents two methodologies to improve throughput between the offices and the data center: data compression and caching. Analyze and discuss the common types of data used in your company to test the suitability of these methods. Additionally, discuss where, in general, data compression can be used and where data compression cannot be used.