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How does router works ?

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Asked by karthik rao, 28 Aug '07 08:23 pm
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A router is a device that determines the proper path for data to travel between different networks, and forwards data packets to the next device along this path.They connect networks together; a LAN to a WAN for example, to access the Internet. Some units, like the Cisco 1800 (pictured), are available in both wired and wireless models.

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Nortel ERS 8600A more precise definition of a router is a computer networking device that interconnects separate logical subnets. Routers are now available in many types, though all are fundamentally doing the same job. A router is a computer whose software and hardware are usually tailored to the tasks of routing and forwarding, generally containing a specialized operating system (e.g. Cisco's IOS or Juniper Networks JunOS or Extreme Networks XOS), RAM, NVRAM, flash memory, and one or more processors. High-end routers contain many processors and specialized ASICs and do a great deal of parallel processing. However, with the proper sof ...more
Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 28 Aug '07 08:27 pm

 
  
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What is roter and how to work in the network and how to configure in router
Answered by wasim lucky, 09 Mar '09 12:02 am

 
  
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Router has route table which has source ip, destination ip and distance. which is also replicated with other routers connected and so on..
Answered by kalrav shah, 28 Aug '07 09:59 pm

 
  
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