Ethernet Switches

This section highlights articles on Ethernet Switches and the Ethernet technologies. These articles will cover all aspects of Ethernet Switches such as the basic functions of a switch like address learning, switching and loop avoidance. Additionally, we will endeavour to explain the differences between a layer 2 switch and that of a layer 3 switch. Ethernet switches have many different features such as the ability to create VLANs, support for IGMP, trunking, security features and Voice VLANs to name a few.