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What are the advantages of a Bus Network?
1. Easy to install 2. Cheap to install
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What are the disadvantages of a Bus Network?
1. If the main cable fails, so will the entire network. 2. As more devices are connected, the network will slow down. 3. All devices have access to all the data, making a security risk.
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What are the advantages of a Ring Network?
Data can be transferred across the network quickly, even with more devices.
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What are the disadvantages of a Ring Network?
If the cable or any device fails, so will the network.
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What are the advantages of a Star Network?
1. Very reliable 2. Has has high performance as there are no data collisions.
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What are the disadvantages of a Star Network?
1. expensive to install as this type of network uses the most cable, and network cable is expensive extra hardware is required - hubs or switches - which add to the cost if a hub or switch fails, all the devices connected to it will have no network c
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What are the disadvantages of a Bus Network?

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1. If the main cable fails, so will the entire network. 2. As more devices are connected, the network will slow down. 3. All devices have access to all the data, making a security risk.

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What are the advantages of a Ring Network?

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What are the disadvantages of a Ring Network?

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What are the advantages of a Star Network?

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