Star network

What is a star network

  • a data or communication network in which all nodes are independently connected to one central unit.

    noun: star

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What does a star network do

  1. In its simplest form, a star networkconsists of one central switch, hub or computer, which acts as a conduit to transmit messages. This consists of a central node, to which all other nodes are connected; this central node provides a common connection point for all nodes through a hub.

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