Unformatted text preview: interconnect cable. Patch Panel is a panel of network ports that interconnects devices. An example would be a Cables To Go 48 port Cat 6 Patch panel. A switch is a device that connects multiple computers together within one LAN (Local Area Network). An example would be a NETGEAR ProSafe 8-port Gigabit Ethernet Desktop Switch. A router is a device that forwards data packets along networks. An example would be a NETGEAR N600 Wireless Dual Band Router. Router (2011) Wikipedia. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Router Network Switch (2011) Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network_switch Patch Panel (2011) Wikipedia. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patch_panel...
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- Winter '11
- Computer network, Category 6 cable, Networking hardware, Patch Panel, Ethernet Desktop Switch