Hot switches, cool features

Mier, Edwin E.; Smithers Jr., Robert J.
August 1997
Network World;08/11/97, Vol. 14 Issue 32, p37
Trade Publication
Presents a buyer's guide to the top Fast Ethernet switches available in the United States. Results of performance tests on the products; Selection of test candidates; Product features; Capabilities. INSET: Not yet a commodity..


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