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VLAN

  • Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.Email author
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Abstract

Another problem showing on Ethernet networks is how to flexibly and efficiently classify Layer 2 broadcast domains. The solution to this problem is to use VLAN. This chapter describes the VLAN principles, the format and forwarding process of VLAN frames, and the link and port types used in VLAN. It also describes the functions of GVRP.

Keywords

Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN) Broadcast Domain Frame Tags Registration Packet Frame Flood 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ShenzhenChina

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