Advantages and Disadvantages of Switches

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Switches:

Advantages of Switches:

  • Switches increase available network bandwidth
  • Switches reduce the workload on individual computers
  • Switches increase network performance
  • Networks that include switches experience fewer frame collisions because switches create collision domains for each connection (a process called micro segmentation)
  • Switches connect directly to workstations.

Disadvantages of Switches:


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