Week One Discussion - Week One Discussion Hubs Switching and Bridging Hub is a device receives and forward signal the same as repeater but have more

Week One Discussion - Week One Discussion Hubs Switching...

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Week One Discussion Hubs, Switching, and Bridging Hub is a device receives and forward signal the same as repeater but have more port and also send the signal and broadcast to all the devices connected. Advantage lower cost Disadvantage slower, send broadcast to all devices, and not secure. Switches are a layer 2 device that receive signal in one port and forwarding to other port. Advantage more secure than hub and can control the broadcast traffic Disadvantage more expansive Bridging is a device separate traffic on network Bridges traditionally have two ports. Also it could work as repeater.
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