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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He added, "A Single or Dual T1 E1 Multiport Repeater can be used for the following purposes:
Vijay Kulkarni CEO of the company said, "T1 E1 Multiport Repeaters are used to generate multiple identical T1 E1 outputs for each T1 E1 input, thus increasing the range and number of T1 E1 signals.
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.
Designed for use with the company's WaveSwitch 100 family of high-performance Ethernet switches, the 100VG-AnyLAN P5 module is a 100-Mbps multiport repeater with an internal bridge connection to the WaveSwitch 100.