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D-Link Central Wifi Manager

Install, administer and manage D-Link’s free Central WifiManager is a cloud enabled wireless Access Point management tool, designed to allow you to create and manage multi-site, multi-tenancy wireless networks. Network Management Whether

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Cisco Routers, Switches and Networking

Cisco Company History and Information A summary of Cisco company history and information parallels the origins of computer networking. Since its founding in 1984 as Cisco Systems, the company has focused on advancing technology in areas ranging

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HP Switches, Servers, Routers

Hewlett Packard History and Company Information Personal and business computing are part of Hewlett Packard company history and information. HP was founded in 1939 and became a global IT company twenty years later. Its origination ranks as

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Managed Switches

Scalable, enterprise-level managed switches provide advanced features for the larger network. Switches are often organized into categories, such as unmanaged, fully managed, or smart, depending upon the capabilities they provide. Fully managed

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Smart Managed Switches

Preparing for future growth can include utilising intelligent switches for network management. The performance-improving features of smart switches can range from basic to complex. By configuring smart switch options, administrators gain greater

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Multicast Routing Switches

A multicast router (mrouter) will direct a single data stream to multicast routing switches. These switches then transmit data units to many end users, separately and simultaneously. A multicast router program has the ability to classify packets

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PoE – Power Over Ethernet Switches and Hubs

PoE Networking and Switches With a system of PoE networking and switches, electrical currents travel with data along Ethernet cables. A Power over Ethernet, or PoE, device allows an Ethernet link to transmit power. Direct current power runs

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Quality of Service Routers

Quality of Service Networking Routers and switches can provide Quality of Service networking features that allows administrators to establish data traffic priorities. QoS options are useful when optimal performance is critical, such as with

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VLAN Switching and Routing

Through VLAN switching and routing, a physical network of devices can be segmented into multiple domains. VLAN is short for virtual local area network. It is also called a Virtual LAN. The computers, servers and other devices on a VLAN perform

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Cat5e Max Speed | Cat5e Cable Speed

Cat5e Cabling Speed The speed of Cat5e cabling supports high performance networking. Category 5 enhanced cables can deliver Gigabit Ethernet speeds of up to 1000 Mbps. Devices connected by the cable, including switches and routers, should also

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KVM

In computer hardware, a KVM switch provides userswith a greater range of device control. KVM is based on three words: keyboard, video, mouse. The KVM hardware delivers the capability to manage multiple computers, servers or other KVMs by using

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