Token ring eliminates collision by the use of a single-use token and early token release to alleviate the down time ethernet alleviates collision by carrier sense multiple access and by the use of an intelligent switch primitive ethernet devices like hubs can precipitate collisions due. You may need to clone your ethernet adapter mac address onto the utm-1 appliance for instructions, see configuring the internet connection some cable isps require using a hostname for the connection try reconfiguring your internet connection and specifying a hostname for further information, see configuring the. Token ring network managers are faced with the difficult decision of staying with token ring or migrating to ethernet making matters worse is that analysts, consultants, and vendors do not always agree on the an- swer some recommend abandonment of token ring as soon as possible and move to ethernet others.
They are separated by a router, with host a being on token ring and host b being on an ethernet segment if host a is trying to communicate with host b, host a will send the packet out with 4464 bytes of data before the packet can be placed on the ethernet wire, the router must fragment the packet into smaller packets that.
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If there are two different networks like ethernet and token ring connected with the two different workstations then is it better to use gateway or bridge for communication kamran you really have two related questions here so i'll answer them separately first, regarding leased line access to the internet and connecting.