TITLE

In defense of jumbo frames

AUTHOR(S)
Curtis, John
PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Network World;08/10/98, Vol. 15 Issue 32, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the Gigabit Ethernet Jumbo Frames. Criticism of the frames; Reason for the Jumbo Frames; Claims of critics of the Frames.
ACCESSION #
978882

 

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