View Full Version : Hubs & Switches

November 24th, 2003, 02:58
I don't know much about networking, but would I be right in thinking that you
can use a switch to connect a number of computers together in the same way
you would use a hub? If so are there any benifits in using on over the other?

They sound the same to me.

November 24th, 2003, 04:15
http://www.stanford.edu/group/networking/l...s-switches.html (http://www.stanford.edu/group/networking/lnaguide/docs/hubs-vs-switches.html)