ISSC340Week7Assignment_Lacey_Mowery

ISSC340Week7Assignment_Lacey_Mowery - Name: Lacey Mowery...

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Name: Lacey Mowery Date: September 15, 2011 ISSC340 Week 7 Assignment (3% of Grade) APUS/Kageorgis Pre-Assessment 7 & Activity 7-1: Reviewing LAN components The purpose of this activity is to reinforce what you have learned so far about local area network technologies. 1. True or false: The server is the hardware that allows a node or station to have access to the network. 2. True or false : An advantage of a gateway is that it selects the most efficient path and regenerates the signal to extend it to another LAN. 3. A router provides what function to internetworking? (about 60 words) Internetworking is the way to connect networks using incompatible protocols. In addition to a router, a bridge and gateway are necessary for it to be successful. A router reads the destination for its information, examines the packet, and establishes a path defined by routing protocols. A router is important because it decides on an efficient path for two networks to connect.
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