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Question 21 :

What is a Multi-homed Host?

Answer :

It is a host that has a multiple network interfaces and that requires multiple IP addresses is called as a Multi-homed Host.

Question 22 :

What is autonomous system?

Answer :

It is a collection of routers under the control of a single administrative authority and that uses a common Interior Gateway Protocol.

Question 23 :

What is the difference between interior and exterior neighbor gateways?

Answer :

Interior gateways connect LANs of one organization, whereas exterior gateways connect the organization to the outside world.

Question 24 :

What is MAU?

Answer :

In token Ring , hub is called Multistation Access Unit(MAU).

Question 25 :

Explain 5-4-3 rule.?

Answer :

In a Ethernet network, between any two points on the network, there can be no more than five network segments or four repeaters, and of those five segments only three of segments can be populated.