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What is QoS and How important it is in a Computer Network?

What is QoS?

Quality-of-Service (QoS) is a method used to manage network resources and prioritize different types of traffic. QoS solutions can be either hardware- or software-based, and they use different mechanisms to achieve their goals. The most common QoS solutions are Traffic Shaping, Traffic Policing, and Quality of Service Marking. QoS is important because it allows you … Read more

What is File Transfer Protocol (FTP) In Networking?

what is ftp?

We have already learned about various protocols in the networking ecosystem that perform various functions. The File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is an important networking protocol that enables the communication and transfer of files between two computers. This transfer occurs on the Internet which belongs to the Transmission Control Protocol/ Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) suite. The FTP … Read more

What is SSH (Secure Shell) In Networking? How Does It Work?

what is SSH?

We have learned about many different network protocols that help us communicate with other network devices. We are able to share data among different network devices. Secure Shell or SSH is a protocol used to connect devices and configure them via the CLI. One of the options is to connect a device and configure it … Read more

What is EIGRP in Networking?

eigrp protocol

Known as the Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), it is a hybrid routing protocol. In this blog, we will learn about the EIGRP protocol and how it works. In the Previous blog, we learned about the Routing Information  protocol (RIP), a distance-vector interior gateway protocol. I definitely recommend you go through that blog before Jumping … Read more

What is Routing Information Protocol (RIP) In Networking?

what is RIP Protocol?

Since we are learning about the various networking protocols, it is time to learn about the RIP Protocol in Networking (Routing Information Protocol). In the previous blog, we learned about the Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) protocol. I definitely recommend you go through that blog before jumping to this blog.  In this blog we are … Read more

What is Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) in Networking?

ospf protocol

There are many routing protocols in the networking domain that define a set of rules on how data should be transmitted. Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) is one such dynamic routing protocol. It is called a dynamic protocol as it is able to dynamically exchange routing information between the routers that are the nearest neighbors. … Read more

What are The Different Types of First Hop Redundancy Protocols (FHRPs)?

types of fhrp

The First Hop Redundancy Protocol (FHRP) works on ‘redundancy’ which means a network must have at least two routers in case of any network crash. In the previous blog, we learned about the FHRPs in detail. I definitely recommend you go through that blog before jumping to this blog. As we have learned previously that … Read more

What is First Hop Redundancy Protocol (FHRP)? Explained in Detail!

What is First Hop Redundancy Protocol (FHRP)?

In this blog, you will learn about the First Hop Redundancy Protocol (FHRP). You must know that it is not a specific protocol. However, it consists of 3 main types of protocols that are very important to learn if you want to take the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA 200-301) exam.  The last time the … Read more

What is Syslog? How is It Different from SNMP?

what is syslog?

Be it any network, a large number of network devices are connected to each other. Each of the network devices such as a computer has different logging details. These could include warning logs, error logs, and security logs. For example, if you are a windows user, you can check different loggings on your PC as windows store all … Read more