This is the fifth in our Ethernet series.

An Ethernet Switch is like a hub with a teeny, tiny brain that can learn just one additional trick. If your network is small, that single new trick won't help you much. But as your Local Area Network grows beyond 2 computers, there are times when upgrading from Hubs to Switches will speed up your network dramatically. This 4-minute movie uses diagrams, animations, photographs, and narrative dialog to teach the basics of Ethernet Switches.

This movie continues building an excellent foundation and introduction for anybody that wants to know how their Local Area Network works, and for people studying to learn the most basic concepts needed to pass any of these certification exams:

CCNA CCDA CCNP CCIE MCSE

This video is no longer available by itself for purchase, but it is available as a component of our "Networking Fundamentals DVD".

 

Learn about our Networking Fundamentals DVD HERE.

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