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Types of Electrical Switches

LAN Switch or Active Hub
LAN Switch or Active Hub

Hub vs. Switch Diffen › Technology › Telecommunications › Computer Networking A Hub is a networking device that allows one to connect multiple PCs to a single network.

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Managed Switches
Managed Switches

This useful article will explain the difference between Managed and Unmanaged Switches

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Routers
Routers

Though both routers and switches are networking devices that are used to interconnect devices in computer networks, a router is more advanced and intelligent than a switch. A router works in the network layer and the switch works in the data link layer.

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Unmanaged Network Switches
Unmanaged Network Switches

The key difference between Managed and Unmanaged Switches is the ability to configure the Switch. Managed Switch Managed Switches provide all the features of an Unmanaged Switch, but also provide the ability to configure, manage, and monitor your LAN.

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