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Forum discussion tagged with switch.
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    Question 10G non-blocking switch for WiFi 11ax communications

    I want to connect a test device to send traffic WiFi 802.11ax so I'm looking for a switch with the following specs: • Switch 10G copper • Wire Speed, non-blocking’ switch • Number of ports: Minimum number of non-blocking ports (I only need 4 ports at the moment) Also, my budget is a bit...
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    Affordable way to get a wired network to another room?

    In my office I have a wireless Cisco Linksys EA4500 router, it has 4x wired ports (which are all in-use right now). Now across the house I have setup some HW that requires 4x wired RJ-45 connections (the hardware is not WIFI ready) so I see 2 simple solutions: 1- Buy 2x switches one to...
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    Save me (can’t access the internet with more than 3 LAN wired devices connected to an 8-port switch)

    Problem: I can’t access the internet with more than 3 LAN wired devices connected to an 8-port switch (ie, the fourth device never works (and the fifth too of course), no matter the device). Description of Problem: Our house has eight separate LAN outlets throughout the house for various...
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    Switch/Hub/or a seconds router

    Evening everybody, I have been looking through the internet but I got even more confused and haven't seen an answer I liked. My dilemma is that I have a router/modem combo but I already ate up my 4 slots and while I like wifi, I want to be able to plug in more items to it around 6-8. I have...
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    Dell U3415W 21:9 with Nintendo Switch?

    Short version: My Nintendo Switch isn't working with my Dell U3415W monitor. Does anyone know why and/or how to correct this? Here are the details: I have a Dell U3415W 21:9 3440x1440 monitor that I use for my PC via Display Port (PC side) to Mini Display Port (Monitor side) and PS4 via HDMI...
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    Newbie here! Network Management...

    Hello all, So I'm still new to network management so go easy on me ;) I currently have some rack space at a local DC I want to sell. I have a firewall, l2 managed switch and a remote pdu. The firewall simply protects access to the switch and pdu gui/CLI. I have 2 pipes entering the rack, one...
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    Araknis brand switches

    The contractor that my home builder uses is pushing Araknis brand switches. Any experience with them and why they would be worth $150 each?
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    Keep all hosts connected even after a router breaks down

    I'm still quite the beginner when it comes to networking and i faced a problem to which i wasn't able to figure out the right answer. The hubs are of type Ethernet. The routers have ethernet interfaces. Router 3 has an additional interface of another type that allows it to connect to the...