Unformatted text preview: 4. Consider the 10 Mbps Ethernet. What would happen to the MAC protocol if the transmission rate is increased to 1 Gbps? 5. Consider the token-passing ring protocol. What is the main reason the receiver releases the token, and not the sender? Explain. 6. Describe in detail the main diﬀerence between a bridge and a router. 1...
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- Fall '09
- slotted ALOHA protocol, maximum line utilization, Ethernet packet size