July 20th, 2010 at 2:36 am (Computers)
Routers are a kind of network hardware that have various benefits namely :
- direct signal traffic efficiently
- route messages between any two protocols
- route messages between linear bus, star and star-wired ring topologies
- route messages across fiber optic, coaxial and twisted pair cabling
Routers – Network Hardware like translators
Network Hardware such as routers serve as the translator between the information on the LAN and the Internet. Network hardware will also help to determine the best route to send the data over the Internet.