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default switching method fragment free, store and forward

Hi every body

I just want to know what method shitches use by default to forward  frames.  Is  it fragment- free or store and forward or cut-through ?

thanks and  have a good day.

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Re: default switching method fragment free, store and forward

sarahr202 wrote:

Hi every body

I just want to know what method shitches use by default to forward  frames.  Is  it fragment- free or store and forward or cut-through ?

thanks and  have a good day.

Sarah

All Catalyst switches use store and forward except the Nexus switches which i believe use cut-through for reduced latency.

Jon

Re: default switching method fragment free, store and forward

Hi every body

I just want to know what method shitches use by default to forward frames.  Is  it fragment- free or store and forward or cut-through ?

thanks and  have a good day.

Store and forward method is the default which means a switch  buffers and, typically, performs a checksum on each frame before forwarding it on to ports.

Hope to Help !!

Ganesh.H

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Hall of Fame Super Blue

Re: default switching method fragment free, store and forward

sarahr202 wrote:

Hi every body

I just want to know what method shitches use by default to forward  frames.  Is  it fragment- free or store and forward or cut-through ?

thanks and  have a good day.

Sarah

All Catalyst switches use store and forward except the Nexus switches which i believe use cut-through for reduced latency.

Jon

Re: default switching method fragment free, store and forward

Hi every body

I just want to know what method shitches use by default to forward frames.  Is  it fragment- free or store and forward or cut-through ?

thanks and  have a good day.

Store and forward method is the default which means a switch  buffers and, typically, performs a checksum on each frame before forwarding it on to ports.

Hope to Help !!

Ganesh.H

Remember to rate the helpful post

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