unmanaged hub

unmanaged hub

A network hub that does not support management queries or commands. Typically an Ethernet hub, it serves as a central connecting point only. Contrast with managed hub. See Ethernet switch.
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Both distributors will sell the complete range of Vixel products including the Vixel 1000 Hub which is the highest volume unmanaged hub in the industry today, the Vixel 2100 Zoning Managed Hub, the new Vixel 7000 Switch Series with Stealth Mode(TM) (Vixel's third generation private loop switching) and the Vixel 8100 Fabric Switch.
Vixel is providing IBM with its Rapport 1000 Fibre Channel unmanaged hub and its OE1063SW gigabit-per-second fiberoptic transceiver for use in the Netfinity Fibre Channel enterprise storage solution.
According to Dataquest Semiconductor Analyst Jeremey Donovan, "1998 will offer rich rewards to vendors like I-Cube that provide switched Fast Ethernet reference designs with extremely attractive price/performance for the unmanaged hub replacement market.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 15, 1997--Allied Telesyn, the world's leading supplier of unmanaged Ethernet hubs, today announced a flexible, four-port unmanaged hub priced to allow Fast Ethernet in virtually any network environment.
BayStack 60 Hubs are 10/100 autosense, unmanaged hubs offered in desktop-size 8- and 16-port models as well as rack-mountable 12- and 24-port models.
Vixel manufactures and markets an end-to-end storage-interconnect solution consisting of Fibre Channel switches, managed and unmanaged hubs and intelligent transceivers.
Asante's SOHO Products division continues to expand the products for the FriendlyNet family, which include cost-effective, unmanaged hubs, switches, adapters, USB connectivity products, Internet access products, and Home Network products.
Allied Telesyn will use this opportunity to communicate the advantages inherent in the company's affordable, reliable networking solutions - an ever-growing product portfolio that includes everything from fiber adapters, media converters and unmanaged hubs through integrated small office connectivity solutions such as the LanEdge family all the way to high-density ultra-fast Gigabit technology.
In addition, they will receive discounts on transceivers, managed and unmanaged switches, media converters and unmanaged hubs, as well as fiber optic LAN connectivity devices for both workgroup and desktop environments.
Accton which is globally ranked the largest producer of unmanaged hubs and fourth largest producer of networking interface cards (NIC) and is ISO-9001certified by European Community.
While unmanaged hubs require physically rewiring for moves, SegWay enables IS managers to electronically reassign users, providing a significant time and cost savings and eliminating the need to enter the wiring closet to facilitate moves.
The self-configuration features of the MS400 switches allow network managers to easily upgrade from unmanaged hubs to experience the benefits of a switched environment.