Hi Bryan -

At 08:59 10/26/2006, Burns, Bryan wrote:
What's the best practice with respect to Ethernet cabling and switches? At what point do you cable a homerun instead of switch, upon switch, upon switch?

There are limits to how long a cable run can be. With a switch, the packets are fully regenerated so the limit applies only to the distances of the runs between the switches and other switches or switches and the attached devices.

Ken
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