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Flashcards in Networking Components Deck (8)
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1
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Switch

A

A layer 2 device that filters traffic based on MAC address.

2
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Load Balancer

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A device that is used to split the workload between multiple servers.

3
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UTP

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A type of cable that has copper wires divided into pairs.

4
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Port security

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Controlling which MAC addresses can connect to the switch.

5
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VLAN

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A communication boundary.

6
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Router

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A layer-3rd device that sends data from one network to another.

7
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MAC flooding

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Sending bogus MAC address information to the switch to cause the switch to fail-open.

8
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Fiber-optic

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Controlling which MAC addresses can connect to the switch.