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Meaning of BUS NETWORK

 
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A network in which all nodes are connected to a single wire (the bus). The two endpoints will have a terminator. Bus networks typically use csma/cd techniques to determine which node transmits data on the wire at any given time.

Examples are ethernet 10base2 and 10base5 networks.

See also star network, ring network.

 

 

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