Ethernet hub

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Ethernet hub

A central switching point that all devices on an Ethernet segment plug into. Also known as a "multiport repeater" and sometimes called a "concentrator, the hub shares the total bandwidth among all users. Contrast with Ethernet switch. See hub vs. switch.


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The NBX systems are linked to five OfficeConnect(R) Dual Speed Hub 16 hubs that provide a voice-only Ethernet LAN for the office's 70 phones.
In addition, Farallon is now shipping a 5-port 10/100 Fast Starlet Dual Speed Hub to further expand the family of 8-, 16- and 24-port dual speed hubs.
The five other MAN buildings use SuperStack II Hub 10s and Dual Speed Hub 500s hubs for shared 10 and 100 Mbps Ethernet connections to desktops.
The solution includes Micron(tm) Millennia(R) PCs with pre-installed 3Com(R) network interface cards, 3Com's awarding-winning OfficeConnect(R) 56K(Note A) LAN Modem and OfficeConnect Dual Speed Hub 8, and cabling.
90 analog connections for small businesses -- OfficeConnect Network Assistant CD-ROM, a highly graphical, step-by-step network set-up and troubleshooting guide for small businesses, shipping free with all OfficeConnect hubs and kits -- OfficeConnect Dual Speed Hub 16, a 10/100 auto-sensing hub for small businesses migrating to higher networking speeds -- European OfficeConnect Networking Kits, now available in the U.
Fixed Configuration Managed Shared Fast Ethernet: Based on increased demand for the new SuperStack II Dual Speed Hub 500 and existing SuperStack II Hub 100 solutions, 3Com exceeded market expectations by achieving 67 per cent share, with its nearest rival Bay Networks at 9 per cent market share.
3Com is offering new low pricing on the SuperStack II Dual Speed Hub, the industry's first and only 10/100 Mbps autosensing per port integrated solution now available for $109 per port, a 38 percent reduction on the previous list price.
New 3Com SuperStack II products include: the SuperStack II Dual Speed Hub, a 12-port model of the existing Fast Ethernet SuperStack II Switch 3000 TX and the SuperStack II Advanced Redundant Power Supply.
The new EigerNet 10/100Base-T PC Card automatically senses and switches between 10Base-T and 100Base-T Ethernet operation without the additional expense of installing a dual speed hub.
The SMC7824M/ESW switch has been introduced by SMC Networks, a developer of network interface cards, stackable, dual speed hubs and switches, as part of its TigerAccess range of switches for Metro edge networking.
The CenturyStack 8100 Series Hubs are unmanaged, dual speed hubs that are designed to accommodate growth in a workgroup or small office.

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