Essays Tagged: "Star network"

Advantages and disadvantages associated with various network topologies, cable options and factors governing selection of an appropriate cable.

e 1 below.A fourth type, a Tree Topology (see Figure 2), combines characteristics of linear bus and star topologies and consists of groups of star-configured workstations connected to a linear bus bac ... mation systems, e-mail, internet access, use of printers, scanners, etc. The Medical Council uses a Star Topology, connected by Cat 5 twisted pair shielded cable (currently being upgraded to Cat 6). T ...

(4 pages) 181 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Networking in shops.

rnet connection. The other type of network are not very useful this is because a Line network could start off fast at the administrators computer and when it reaches the tills computer the internet or ... t reaches the tills computer the internet or the computer speed could be quite slow, however with a star network if the main computer has a power failure so do the rest, causing all the computers to b ...

(2 pages) 48 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Bead Bar: Computer Network Design: Network Topology and Architecture

ologies:1.Bus: all devices on a network are connected to a common central cable (bus or backbone).2.Star: every device is connected to a hub (information receiver and router).3.Ring: every node is con ... very other device on the network causing a mesh (web effect) of wiring.5.Tree: combines two or more star networks together through a bus network.6.Hybrid: various combinations of topologies (fusion or ...

(6 pages) 335 0 4.4 Dec/2007

Subjects: Science Essays

Bead Bar DBSM Recommendations

logy is RG-58 thin net.Maximum of 20 network devices on a segment.Advantages:"Less expensive than a star topology due to less footage of cabling and no network hubs Good for smaller networks not requi ... can route data around the failing node.Falls Connect (2007)… More reliable than the bus and star because if one node fails the network signal is passed through each network card of each device ...

(2 pages) 64 0 5.0 Dec/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

A General Outline of Three Network Topologies

f the various devices contained in a network. Three of those basic topologies are the ring, bus and star.The Bus Topology All too often bus networks are confused with the system bus contained within t ... ring network, i.e., adding more terminals or removing terminal causes disruption of the system.The Star TopologyThis is the most commonly used network for home use. In the home, when more than one co ...

(3 pages) 43 0 4.7 Mar/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Bead Bar Network

r own bead jewelry. A woman named Meredith S. in New Canaan, Connecticut founded it in 1998. It all started from a small studio to now currently having five franchises in Missouri, Illinois, Californi ... heir current and future needs of their company. Recommendations would include the Bead Bar to use a star topology being that they have a central location in their studio. I would also recommend they g ...

(4 pages) 11 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Bead Bar Network Paper

s, their website may be down as well which would also cause lost business. If the Bead bar was just staring out I may recommend a bus topology network.The star topology would be another choice that th ... would be another choice that they could consider but I have decided to go against recommending the start topology for a few different reasons. The star topology will suffer from the same issue as the ...

(8 pages) 20 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Bead Bar Network Paper

ckly, and do correct invoicing.Recommendation OverviewThe network topography that is recommended is star topography. The reason for the selection of this topography is that the disabling of any node w ... cable used with this will be optic fiber cable.The justification for Bead Bar is that in using the star topology, Bead Bar must concentrate its security on the hub. Even if a node does not function t ...

(6 pages) 15 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

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

Differences of NTC360 Terms

huge role in the transmission of data. The topologies that I will discuss are Mesh, Bus, Ring, and Star. Moreover, the discussion will also include information on the differences of Ethernet, Token R ... re, another disadvantage would be if one machine goes down it could cause the whole network to fail.StarStar topology is a central server or switching hub from where all the machines are connected. St ...

(5 pages) 17 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management