For CSMA/CD Ethernet, a period of time that a station must wait before retransmitting after participating in a collision. The period is a randomly selected multiple of the slot time.
A metallic cable designed with symmetric transmission elements so that their induced magnetic fields will cancel each other out.
The first 16-bit message exchanged during Ethernet Auto-Negotiation. Also called the base link code word.
Communication via pulses serially impressed on a medium. Only one signal can be on the medium.
A type of connector used for thinnet Ethernet.
A frame transmitted by a station on a Token Ring or FDDI ring that has ...