bus topology



Network cabling scheme in which all computers and devices (nodes) are connected to a single cable so that all nodes receive the same message at the same time. Also called bus network. See also ring topology and star topology.

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  • The IT department decided to use BUS Topology for the infrastructure. All of the cables were connected to a single cable, so they were all connected and receiving the same message.

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  • Offices have utilized a way to provide maximum bus topology synchronization between all of their individual computer units and the servers themselves.

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  • When a computer virus infiltrated the network, due to the bus topology of the technological circuitry, all the computers crashed at the exact same moment.

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