This chapter covers the following subjects:
This chapter covers the design of campus local-area networks (LAN). It reviews LAN media, components, and design models. The section “LAN Media” reviews the design characteristics of different Ethernet media technologies.
This chapter covers how you apply Layer 2 switches, Layer 3 switches, and routers in the design of LANs. It reviews several design models for large building, campus, and remote LANs.
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