Ethernet

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Ethernet

Informatics A high speed LAN hardware standard for communicating among PCs, which can link up to 1024 nodes in a bus network. See Local area network, Packet swltching. Cf Fiber distributed data interface.
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Having ruled out ThinNet and ThickNet, RISD looked at a 10Base-T implementation requiring Level 3 unshielded, twisted-pair copper.
When thinnet networks get too big, a wiring problem brings down the whole net.
We removed the thinnet wiring and replaced it with thicknet to isolate the workstations and alleviate wiring problems we had experienced previously.