multiport repeater


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multiport repeater

A hub in a 10Base-T Ethernet network is often known as a multiport repeater because it sends every input signal to all output ports. See 10Base-T and multiport bridge.
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The LAN Master T8 Hub is a multiport repeater with one expansion slot
It functions as a D1 component video fiber optic transmission system, as a multiport repeater with no loss of quality or signal strength and as an interface to digital video switchers.
The hub acts as a multiport repeater between a number of LAN segments in which each segment is a point-to-point connection from a node and a hub port or between two hub ports.