Essays Tagged: "star topology"


For McBride Financial Service I recommend the use of Fast Ethernet. Fast Ethernet defines a star topology. There are many advantages in designing a LAN based on a star topology. It allows expa ...

(4 pages) 257 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Computer Networking

network topology. Right now the billing company has a 10BaseT and 10Base2 network. We will use the Star topology to connect all the workstation to switches to speed up the network some and cut down o ...

(1 pages) 29 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

My Goals Achieved as a Computer Technology Expert

talked to one another by a cable. My class thought me how a network is set-up, for example a bus, star, or a tree topology. A bus topology is a network of nodes (i.e. file servers, personal comput ... rk will be difficult. For example, the whole network will go down if a break in the cable occurs. A star topology is a network of nodes connected together through a hub. The hub manages and controls t ...

(3 pages) 30 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Network Topology

as IBM Token Ring networks -- avoid the weakness of a ring topology altogether: they actually use a star topology at the physical layer and an MAU to imitate a ring at the datalink layer.A bus netw ... hared passive medium.Advantages•Easy to implement and extend•Requires less cable length than a star topology•Well suited for temporary or small networks not requiring high speeds(quick setup)•C ...

(5 pages) 86 1 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology


The topologies discussed will include: Mesh, Bus, Ring, and Star. Additionally, the discussion will also include information on the differences of Ethernet, Tok ... ifferences between different network topologies. First is how the networks are connected and I will start with the Mesh network topology. This topology is different from the Bus, Ring, and Star becaus ... tion to connect devise to one another until the first device is reached again. The last type is the Star topology. The Star topology connects devices through the use of a central point or hub.Now that ...

(3 pages) 80 0 5.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Executive Summary for Network Design

identity theft, ChekMate needs a network design that will accommodate expansion.ChekMate will use a star topology in order to take advantage of the entire network not being affected if there is a prob ... ade disasters that may occur will be considered when developing this plan.Cabling SpecificationsThe star topology can be used with different types of cabling options. The different cable types this to ...

(19 pages) 142 0 5.0 Jun/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Network Design

rnet is a Local Area Network (LAN) technology with a transmission rate of 10 Mbps and has a typical star topology. Computers and devices must wait-and-listen for transmission time on the network as on ... en RingToken was developed by IBM as an alternative to Ethernet. The network is physically wired in star topology, but is arranged in a logical ring. Instead of a hub or switch like in an Ethernet net ...

(21 pages) 157 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Final Project: Executive Summary for Network Design Project

as scanners, copiers and printers. For this reasoning, the LAN in each of the facilities will use a star topology for its setup. CphoeniX Inc.'s star topology LAN will consist of Cat 5 e and 100Base-T ... pologies, there are three most commonly used (Hallberg, 2005); these topologies are: bus, ring, and star. However, based off of the specifications mentioned above, the most effective topology to be us ...

(25 pages) 95 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking