Which of the following types of routing protocols allows routers to exchange information about best paths with their neighboring routers only?
.All of the above
Devices that connect two network segments by analyzing incoming frames and making decisions about where to direct them based on each frame's MAC address.
Capable of transferring data at up to 1 Gbps per data path.
PCIe (PCI Component Interconnect Express)
A hardware component that can be changed without disrupting operations is known as ____.
Plugs into a port and crosses over the transmit line to the receive line so that outgoing signals can be redirected into the computer for testing.
Which of the following distinguishes switches from repeating devices, such as hubs?
Switches separate collision domains?
Traditional switches operate at the ____ layer of the OSI model.
A switch running in this mode reads the entire data frame into its memory and checks it for accuracy before transmitting the information.
.NOT Cut-Through Mode
In data networks, the task of directing information efficiently to the correct destination is handled by connectivity devices, primarily switches and routers. T/F