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31 Days Before Your CCENT Certification by Scott Bennett

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CCNA Discovery 1, Chapter 4

4.1.5: When an ISP provides services to a single user or an organization, it typically provides WAN connectivity. These connections to the ISP’s network over a large geographic area can be symmetric or asymmetric. An asymmetric connection typically has a faster download speed than upload speed and works well for an Internet user who does not provide outgoing services over the connection. Symmetric connections provide the same upload and download speed; these connections are most often used by organizations or users who host servers and provide services to others.

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