Updated: 10/02/2017 by Computer Hope

For computers and related technologies, using the same structure and design can aid in the manufacturing and development of new and improved technologies. For computers, uniformity, or the state of being alike, often makes improves efficiency in both areas.

In networking, uniformity can be seen in the cabling used for multiple devices on a network. Many different components make up a business network, but they can all be connected with the same cabling.

Programming networks also uses uniformity by requiring specific protocols to be used to allow all the components to communicate with one another correctly.

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