uplink port

uplink port

A port on a network hub or switch that is used to connect to other hubs and switches rather than an end station. See MDI port.
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By Wi-Fi router, the market has been classified into with uplink port and with normal port.
The ReachNXT 100-8t is the first member of a family of enterprise port extenders and includes 8 ports of 10/100Base-T and a combination 1000M uplink port (1000Base-T and 1000Base-X SFP).
The Ethernet port supports connectivity to a home computer, and an uplink port connects either to a cable modem or DSL modem for broadband Internet access.
I connected the hub to the uplink port on the router with an Ethernet cable, and then took another cable and plugged the ThinkPad into the hub.
It has 24 10/100 Base-TX ports plus one crossover uplink port for maximum flexibility, N-Way auto-negotiation for automatic 10Base-T or 100 Base-TX selection, and support for all standard Ethernet protocols, including TCP/IP, AppleTalk and IPX.
Designed for SOHOs, the device--part of the Structured Media System--is equipped with a 10/100-Mbps Ethernet switch that connects directly to four devices, and has a push-button uplink port that allows cascading of additional peripherals, such as hubs or switches.
switch: 4 100mbps rj-45 ports with poe support 1 rj-45 uplink port, 220 v ac power supply - 20 pcs.
The new product is designed to connect up to five PCs over a 10/100 network and an uplink port is present which allows another switch - and another five computers - to be added.
The Gigabit uplink port allows connection distances over a fiber link up to 550 m.--Compex
Switches equipped with uplink ports (either fixed F/O ports or slots for the insertion of modular ports) which typically have one or two F/O ports and, thus, are suitable for deployment as departmental switches with the uplink port used to connect them to the enterprise switch.
Tenders are invited for Network Switches With 24 Ethernet 10/100/1000 Ports And 2X10 Gbe Uplink Port For The Computational Facility Of The Department Of Physics And Astrophysics
Unicom has designed its Micro-Fast/4 hub with an Uplink port for expansion to two hubs, for a total of six ports.