Computer Science - Networking - Discussion


Repeaters are often used on an 802.3 network to help strengthen the signals being transmitted. As with the length of segments and the number of segments, a limit exists as to how many repeaters can be used between any two nodes. What is the maximum number of repeaters that can be used?

[A]. Five
[B]. Two
[C]. Four
[D]. Six
[E]. Three

Answer: Option C


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Gaurav Chavda said: (Aug 30, 2016)  
Here, 5-4-3 rule applies.

- Maximum of 5 segments, connected through 4 repeaters or concentrators, and only 3 of the five segments may contain user connections.

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