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Compare the advantages and disadvantages of the four primary types of LANs; contention bus, token bus, token ring, and wireless, and identify which LAN technology holds more promise for the future.

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Advantages and Disadvantages of the Four Primary Types of LANs

In 125 words or more, compare the advantages and disadvantages of the four primary types of LANs; contention bus, token bus, token ring, and wireless, and identify which LAN technology holds more promise for the future.

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Contention Bus: There are a number of advantages of this method. Here it is important to note that this approach involves easy planning and is also quite cheap in terms of installation. Also, the components are well supported and is ...

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The four types of LANs have been explained and their advantages and disadvantages have been listed out. I have included all the important points. Please do also go through the websites in the reference list as this will help you gain a better idea of the different technologies. References for the question has been provided for further reference.

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